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Welding Technology

A career as a welder can take you where you want to go.

Perry Tech’s one-year Welding Technology program will equip you with the entry-level skills needed to work in this dynamic field. Skilled welders are in demand all over the world. You can put your skills to work in industries ranging from custom automobile and airplane manufacturing to ship building and commercial construction.  With a strong set of welding skills, you can choose your industry and workplace – small town repair shop, big city construction site, or underwater drilling operation.

America’s aging infrastructure and the rising number of Baby Boomers entering retirement are making welding an in-demand career.

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PROGRAM SUBJECTS

  • Blueprint reading
  • CAD drawing
  • Oxyfuel cutting and welding
  • Carbon arc cutting and gouging
  • Shielded metal arc welding
  • Gas metal arc welding
  • Flux core arc welding
  • Gas tungsten arc welding
  • Pipe welding
  • Fabrication

 Prepare for certifications from:

  • American Welding Society (AWS)
  • Washington Association of Building Officials (WABO)

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