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Hands-on learning

Get started on a new career

TVCC's welding program is designed to get you the hands-on, industry skills needed for a new career. With one-year and two-year programs, you can choose the training you want to get you out of the lab and into a new career. Welding graduates are in high-demand locally and nationally. Our program is designed to prepare you for certification with the American Welding Society (AWS), with an emphasis on MIG, TIG, stick arc, plasma, flux core, shielded metal arc, and other welding processes.
 

Degrees and Certificates

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Combination Welder
CERT - Career Pathways Certificate

Allows a student to obtain the very basics in welding practices and application. This is designed as a step-out point for students who are not going to use welding as a full time career but as part of a skill needed for other types of employment.

Production Welding Specialist
CERT - Career Pathways Certificate

Students successfully completing the Production Welding Specialist Career Pathway Certificate of Completion will be prepared to enter the workforce in a variety of production line welding positions. Completers are also prepared for AWS testing for 3/8 Mig welding.

Welding Technology
1YR - Certificate (One Year)

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.