TVCC Catalog

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Degree Advisor

  • Kevin Campbell
  • 541-881-5973

Major code: 3130

Advising Worksheet

Department: Career and Technical Ed

Chair: Ronald G Hanks

Students successfully completing the certificate program are prepared to enter or advance in the welding field. Students may also choose individual certifications in MIG, TIG, Arc, and Pipe Welding.

All courses in this certificate may be applied to the Welding Technology Associate of Applied Science degree. A minimum grade point average of 2.0 is required to obtain the certificate.

Learning Outcomes

  • Demonstrate proper set up of welding machines for appropriate welding processes.
  • Demonstrate appropriate shop safety procedures and equipment.
  • Demonstrate proper welding techniques for all positions in FCAW; SMAW; GTAW, and GMAW processes.

Dual Credit (2+2)

Students will receive credit for Career and Technical Ed classes taken in high school as equivalent to college classes provided that the high school classes are listed on a signed articulated on agreement between the specific high school and the college. Credit will be transcripted as equivalent to a parallel community college course.

Related Educational Requirements (11 Credits)

All career and technical education degrees and one-year certificates contain required courses in applied communication, computation and human relations. These courses are designed to support student competence and success in the workplace. Students must have appropriate test scores in writing and math to enter the related courses listed. Students who test below the required level will be required to take preparatory courses. A college advisor will assist students with selecting the appropriate preparatory course or courses.

Course Number

Course Title

Credit Hours

PSYC 101 - PSYCHOLOGY OF HUMAN RELATIONS or BA 204 - TEAMWORK DYNAMICS

3

INED 156 - EMPLOYMENT STRATEGIES

1

WR 101 - WORKPLACE COMMUNICATIONS I OR HIGHER

3

MATH 063

TECHNICAL MATH I

4

Helpful Contacts

  • Advising: 541.881.5815
  • Admissions: 541.881.5811
  • Financial Aid: 541.881.5833
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