Sikeston Career and Technology Center is a Certified AWS - Sense Program
- AWS QC10 Specification for Qualification and Certification of Level 1 - Entry Welder
Course title: Welding Technology I................ CREDIT 3.0
Grades Eligible: 11-12 and Adult
This is an introductory course in Welding Technology. The students will learn the fundamentals of the welding and metal fabrication industry. Advanced AWS D1.1 Structural Weld Exams and Student Certifications will be covered. Students will learn theory and get hands-on training in all areas of Welding Technology; Oxyacetylene Welding-OFW, Brazing, Arc Welding-SMAW, MIG Welding-GMAW, Flux Core Welding-FCAW, TIG Welding-GTAW, Oxyacetylene Cutting-OFC, Submerged Arc Welding-SAW, Plasma Cutting-PAC, Arc Gouging, Plasma CAM Design, material selection, print reading/design, fit-ups, and fabrication. An American Welding Society Level 1 - Entry Welding Certification is offered to motivated completers of this course.