STICK Welding Certificate

The STICK certificate prepares students for a specialty area in Welding. Students who complete the certificate are eligible to continue into the Welding diploma program.

Required Courses

Courses Credit Hours
WLD 102 Introduction to Welding 2.0
WLD 105 Print Reading II 1.0
WLD 113 Arc Welding II 4.0
WLD 115 Arc Welding III 4.0
Subtotal   11.0
Total Credit Hours 11.0

Program Student Learning Outcomes

Purpose Statement

The STICK Welding certificate prepares graduates to demonstrate the basic welding skills for SMAW and for possible entry-level STICK welding employment. 

Student Learning Outcomes

  • Read and interpret occupationally specific welding blueprints.
  • Perform Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW) to acceptable industry standards.
  • Demonstrate the necessary skills needed to apply Shielded Metal Arc Welding on various joint designs.
  • Understand and demonstrate occupational welding safety practices.