Academic Programs

Industrial Welding

Diploma
Program Description
Sioux City Campus

This program is designed to offer three different skill levels of training. After one semester of training the student can enter the job market as a beginning welder. In this initial term, the student learns entry level skills, basic shielded arc (stick), oxyacetylene, and basic metal arc gas welding.

These courses can be applied toward the fulfillment of the Welding Technology AAS degree.

Required Classes

SDV 108 The College Experience.............................................. 1
ELE 101 Industrial Safety.......................................................... 1
WEL 120 Oxy Fuel Welding and Cutting.................................... 2
WEL 425 Measuring, Layout, and Applied Weld Symbols......... 1
WEL 147 ARC Welding Introduction (SMAW)............................ 3
WEL 423 Introduction to GMAW................................................ 2
WEL 422 GMAW for Production................................................. 4
MAT 772 Applied Math.............................................................. 3
WEL 148 ARC Welding Intermediate (SMAW)............................ 3
WEL 424 Introduction to Pulse Arc GMAW Welding.................. 3
WEL 420 Intermediate Pulse Arc GMAW Welding..................... 4
WEL 110 Welding Blueprint Reading......................................... 2
COM 723 Workplace Communications....................................... 3

Program Total............................................................ 32

Contacts

Bill Koontz, Project Manager, Ext. 1358 Room B115 bill.koontz@witcc.edu
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Visit at 4647 Stone Avenue, Sioux City, Iowa 51106
4647 Stone Avenue
Sioux City, Iowa 51106
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