Welding Technology Certificate


The Welding Technology Certificate is designed to prepare students to apply a variety of welding processes in the workplace. This certificate requires a total of 23-29 units. A minimum grade of C is required in each course taken. At least one half of the units toward the certificate must be completed at Fullerton College.

Required Courses (18-20 units):18-20
Introduction to Welding (formerly WELD 121AF)3-5
Industrial Welding Fundamentals
Semi-Automatic Welding Applications5
Manual Arc Welding Fundamentals5
Structural Welding Certification5
Restricted Electives (5-9 units):5-9
Blueprint Reading for Manufacturing (formerly DRAF 070 F)2
Fundamentals of Drafting2
Machine Tools2
Fundamentals of Metallurgy3
Technical Mathematics I3
Manufacturing Processes3
Welding Inspection Technology5
Welding Fabrication Technology2
Industrial Safety2
Total Units23-29

Outcome 1: Demonstrate one or more of the five core welding processes and applied relevant safety practices.

Outcome 2: Demonstrate code compliant requirements for Welding.