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2020-2021 Catalog 
  
2020-2021 Catalog

Maritime Welding, Career Studies Certificate


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Program Code: 221-953-30

The Welding programs prepare students for employment in the welding industry. Two tracks are offered: a general welding focus and a maritime welding focus. Graduates are provided education and training for environments such as shipyards, utilities, manufacturing, marine, and oil refineries.

A moderate level of manual dexterity and an average mechanical aptitude are helpful. Prospective welding students should contact the Welding Department at (757) 822-2300 for prior approval before enrolling.

The Career Studies Certificate in Maritime Welding prepares students for entry-level positions as maritime welders. While some welding skills are universal, this program will focus specifically on developing the knowledge, skills, and abilities needed to obtain employment as a maritime welder.

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