Welding Fabrication is a program to start your career in welding or a related metal working industries. Students will gain knowledge and experience using various processes used in the welding /fabrication industry including Manual and CNC plasma and oxy-acetylene cutting, Gas Metal Arc Welding (MIG), Shielded Metal Arc Welding (Stick), Tungsten Metal Arc Welding (TIG), and more. There is a focus on safety and the proper use of the shop, equipment, and power tools. Instruction, practice, and projects focus on readying the student for certification.Careers That Require Welding Education:• Welder
• Boiler maker• Construction Worker:plumber, pipe fitter, sheetmetal worker, iron worker• Metal Artist• Pipeline Welder• Under-water Welder• Welding Engineer• Welding Sales and equipmentrepair technicianHelpful Experience and Aptitudes
• Likes to create or use
• Likes to work in different
• Organizational skills
• Good sense of detail
• Willing to travel for workCrosswalk Credit:Welding Fabrication will crosswalk with English 11 or 12, Math 12,and a Social Studies Credit.