Welding Technology

Chandler Brock - Welding

What it's about

The Welding Technology curriculum provides students with a sound understanding of the science, technology, and applications essential for successful employment in the welding and metal industry.

Jobs available

  • Welder
  • Fabricator
  • Maintenance Welder
  • Mig Welder
  • Sub Arc Operator
  • Finishing Technician
  • Robot Operator
  • Spot Welder
  • Technical Associate

Courses you'll take

Instruction includes consumable and non-consumable electrode welding and cutting processes. Courses in math, blueprint reading, metallurgy, welding inspection, and destructive and non-destructive testing provides the student with industry-standard skills developed through classroom training and practical application.

What you'll gain

Successful graduates of the Welding Technology curriculum may be employed as entry-level technicians in welding and metalworking industries. Career opportunities also exist in construction, manufacturing, fabrication, sales, quality control, supervision, and welding-related self-employment.

Apply on DCCC's website and meet with an enrollment counselor


Upon successful completion of this program, the student should be able to:

  1. Demonstrate shop and equipment safety.
  2. Demonstrate correct welding processes.
  3. Recognize SMAW, GMAW, and GTAW electrodes in compliance with AWS codes.
  4. Apply blueprint to fabrication.