•  Welding and Sculptural Design

    This coursework will appeal to students who want to pursue hands-on work in welding and fabricating. See the course information below.

  • Prerequisites: Algebra 1 and English 1 (see course catalog for specific requirements for CP and Honors)

    Recommended Grades: 10, 11, 12

    Course 1: Welding 1

    Welding 1 is designed to provide students with the skills and knowledge to effectively perform cutting and welding applications used in the construction industry or in advanced manufacturing. Students will develop proficiency in fundamental safety practices in welding, equipment, and skills used in the shielded metal arc welding process.  Fillet welds are made to visual criteria in 2F, 3F, 4F positions

    Course 2: Welding 2 

    Welding 2 is designed to build upon the skills and knowledge developed in Course 1.  Students will learn techniques used in preparation for structural plate testing. Students will weld in the 2G, 3G, and 4G positions. They will also have the opportunity to earn their D1.1 structural steel certification.

    Course 3: Welding 3

    Welding 3 builds on the skills and knowledge from Courses 1 and 2, and it covers all-position welding and advanced techniques for welding ferrous and non-ferrous metals.

    Course 4: Welding 4 

    Welding 4 covers the set-up and adjustment of equipment and fundamental techniques for welding ferrous metals.





    Honors Framework:

     Click this text for information on pursuing coursework at the honors level.

    Potential Careers:



    Pipe Welder

    Underwater Welder

    Available Certifications:

     D1.1 Structural Steel Certification

    Tap Credit for Tri-County



    Student Organizations:

    Skills USA 

    National Technical Honor Society

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