O.E.C., Welding, Entry-level

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Occupational Endorsement

The entry-level welding occupational endorsement provides training to succeed in the structural welding industry and to pass the American Welding Society test, used as an industry standard. The program also covers the safety requirements and mathematics needed in this high-demand occupation. Applicants must be 16 years old to be admitted.

Minimum Requirements for Entry-Level Welding Occupational Endorsement: 24 credits

Community and Technical College
Welding and Materials Technology

Complete the following admissions requirement:

  • Be at least 16 years old by the first day of the semester in which you are admitted.

Students must earn a C or better in each course.

Minimum Requirements for Entry-level Welding Occupational Endorsement: 24 credits

General University Requirements
Complete the general university requirements.
Occupational Endorsement Requirements
Complete the occupational endorsement requirements.
Entry-level Welding Program Requirements
TTCH F131Mathematics for the Trades3
WMT F103Welding I3
WMT F105Welding II3
WMT F130Shielded Metal Arc Welding3
WMT F140Metal Fabrication3
WMT F150Gas Tungsten Arc Welding3
WMT F160Gas Metal Arc Welding3
WMT F290Welding Proficiency Maintenance3