Short Certificate

ARC Welding Technology, STC

Location Wallace Campus and Sparks Campus

The ARC Welding short term certificate (STC) program is designed to establish welding skills necessary for entry-level job placement and to enhance the skills of experienced welders in various arc welding processes used by industry. The program also provides AWS welder certification options upon successful completion of the program. The student will be able to make quality welds, layout and fabricate various pipe connections, perform repair work, and have knowledge of welding codes and blueprint reading. Courses in this program are carefully articulated with the Welding Technology Certificate Program, allowing students to move on without repeating course work. The STC provides the necessary educational background and practical training to help students acquire the knowledge, skills and abilities needed to prepare for successful entry-level employment in the welding profession.

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Upon successful completion of all courses students are:

  • Eligible for AWS Certification Test
  • Eligible for Stackable STC Basic Welding Fundamentals
  • Eligible for Stackable STC ARC Welding Technologies