The I-BEST Welding Technology Certificate teaches students the latest welding processes and techniques to begin a successful career in the high-paying, high-demand industry of welding. I-BEST Welding Technology students will learn welding skills used in construction projects, manufacturing, industrial plants, and maintenance industries. Students will also learn to read blueprints and fabricate a variety of products. Welding Technology students prepare to take the Washington Association of Building Officials (WABO) test. I-BEST Welding Introduction Certificate graduates can continue studying at LWTech to complete additional certifcates or a Welding Technology Associate’s (AAS) degree.
WELD 102 Shielded Metal Arc Welding
WELD 106 Carbon Arc, Plasma, & Oxy-acetylene Cutting
ABED 061 Communication Skills Welding Applications I
WELD 103 Fulx Core Arc Welding
WELD 104 Gas Metal Arc Welding
ABED 062 Communication Skills Welding Applications II
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