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Campus: Larimer Campus

Pipe Welding Certificate

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Program Description

This program is designed for students wanting to complete a three semester Certificate in Pipe Welding and enter the workforce. Students explore a range of welding and fabrication operations including pipe welding. This certificate program covers a broad spectrum of welding techniques including: cutting processes, shielded metal arc welding, gas tungsten arc welding, gas metal arc welding, and pipe welding. This program prepares students for entry-level career positions in welding, fabrication, and manufacturing businesses.

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First Semester

Courses are displayed to show the fastest path to your award and should be completed in the order listed. If you are unable to complete all courses listed in a semester, complete as many courses in this sequence as your schedule allows. If you have questions or concerns about your MAP, please see your Pathways Advisor.

Course NumberTitleCredits
ELECTIVE WEL 100 or MTE 105

1

WEL 101Allied Cutting Processes

4

WEL 103Basic Shielded Metal Arc I

4

WEL 125Introduction to Gas Metal Arc Welding

4

WEL 124Introduction to Gas Tungsten Arc Welding

4

Total Credit Hours:17

Second Semester

Courses are displayed to show the fastest path to your award and should be completed in the order listed. If you are unable to complete all courses listed in a semester, complete as many courses in this sequence as your schedule allows. If you have questions or concerns about your MAP, please see your Pathways Advisor.

Course NumberTitleCredits
WEL 104Basic Shielded Metal Arc II

4

WEL 224Advanced Gas Tungsten Arc Welding

4

WEL 225Advanced Gas Metal Arc Welding

4

Total Credit Hours:12

Third Semester

Courses are displayed to show the fastest path to your award and should be completed in the order listed. If you are unable to complete all courses listed in a semester, complete as many courses in this sequence as your schedule allows. If you have questions or concerns about your MAP, please see your Pathways Advisor.

Course NumberTitleCredits
WEL 110Advanced Shielded Metal Arc I

4

WEL 230Pipe Welding I

4

WEL 231Pipe Welding II

4

Total Credit Hours:12

Total Credit Hours: 41