• 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:weld
    • Welder
    • Boiler maker
    • Construction Worker:
    plumber, pipe fitter, sheet
    metal worker, iron worker  
     Metal Artist
    Pipeline Welder
    Under-water Welder
    Welding Engineer
    Welding Sales and equipment
    repair technician
     
     
    Helpful Experience and Aptitudes
     • Likes to create or use
    imagination
    • Likes to work in different
    areas of
    • Produce
    professional
    grade work
    manufacturing

     • Teamwork
    atmosphere
    • Public
    relations skills
    to promote
    work
    • Organizational skills
    • Good sense of detail
    • Willing to travel for work
     
    Crosswalk Credit:
    Welding Fabrication will crosswalk with English 11 or 12, Math 12,and a Social Studies Credit.