WELDING TECHNICIAN

Summary
  • Duration: 10 Months
  • Hands-on training in a shop environment
  • Financial aid available for those who qualify.
  • Courses include gas metal arc welding, flux core arc welding, oxyacetylene cutting and more
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Welding Technician Program

UEI College Welding training program can provide you the necessary skills needed for an entry-level position in as little as 10 months. You will learn about the procedures and equipment required to weld using industry standard tools and the techniques employed by different companies. When you graduate, you will have a solid foundation of skills and knowledge to continue growing your skillset. 

About the Welding Training Program

Throughout the Welding trade program, students will learn the skills and knowledge they need to work in manufacturing and industrial settings. Students will learn the varying processes and fabrication skills including A/C D/C shielded arc welding, oxyacetylene cutting, gas metal arc welding, gouging, tungsten gas inert welding, pipe welding, and flux core welding.

Other subjects taught in our program include safe and efficient work practices, identifying metals, reading blueprints, and basic shop skills. This program does require lab activities and students will gain hands-on experience in the lab. You can expect to utilize the different welding techniques in the lab and put your skills to the test. Through a combination of lectures and labs, students will gain in-demand industry skills and will be able to achieve CPR/First Aid training and OSHA 10 safety training.

Summary
  • Duration: 10 Months
  • Hands-on training in a shop environment
  • Financial aid available for those who qualify.
  • Courses include gas metal arc welding, flux core arc welding, oxyacetylene cutting and more

Welding Program Career Outcomes

Training for a new career is exciting and as you explore your new path, you may be wondering what types of jobs you can secure once you do graduate. As a welder, you may find yourself working in manufacturing centers, industrial complexes, and more.

Some of the career titles you may find yourself working under include:

  • Welder
  • Solder
  • Brazing and Machine Setter
  • Operator
  • Cutter
  • Welder Fitter
  • Welder Tender
Classes Starting January 16th, 2020ΒΆ

Campus Locations

UEI College is proud to be able to offer you the opportunity to train in our welding program. Our classes are offered in the days and evenings to ensure that it fits your schedule. Our new Welding program is offered at the following campus:

 

About the Program

This program is designed to provide you with both the training and skills you need to be successful in an entry-level role in the industry. You will cover many different topics throughout the program and all modules include a lecture and lab component. There is no externship required for this program as you will receive all the hands-on training needed in our welding lab.

Program Outline for Welding

Course Title
Welding Principles and Safety
Welding Design and Fabrication 
Introduction to Gas Metal Arc Welding 
Introduction to Shielded Metal Arc Welding 
Flux Core Arc Welding
Gas Tungsten Arc Welding
Intermediate Gas Metal Arc Welding
Intermediate Shielded Metal Arc Welding
Pipe Welding and Metal Fabrication