Dec 06, 2021  
2021-2022 Lane Community College Catalog 
2021-2022 Lane Community College Catalog

Fabrication/Welding Technology, 1-yr Certificate

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Length: 46

Program Contacts

Estimated Cost: $ 9,469.00

  • Resident Tuition: $ 5,796.00*
  • Technology Fees: $ 506.00
  • General Student Fees: $ 402.00**
  • Online Course Fee: ( If applicable )
  • Books / Course Materials: $ 823.00
  • Program Specific Fees: $ 1,642.00 (Course Fees)
  • Other Cost / Expenses: $ 300.00*** (Tools)

Costs provided are estimates only. Learn more and view current tuition and fee information at

Resident tuition is based on all program requirements (general education, core, directed electives).

**General Student fees are paid once each term, depending on whether you are taking classes on Main Campus, or at one of the outreach centers or by distance learning. 

*** Any special info about program costs or expenses.

**** This is the total of all the differential fees attached to the courses in this program.

Program Learning Outcomes

The purpose of this program is to prepare graduates for employment as Welders/Fabricators.

Students who complete this program will be able to:

PLO 1 - Read and build metal products from simple blueprints
PLO 2 - Use blueprints and other reference materials to calculate cost of materials necessary to the building of metal products
PLO 3 - Apply mathematics necessary to fabricate metal products
PLO 4 - Perform at entry-level typical industrial welding processes
PLO 5 - Demonstrate at entry-level use of certain machine tools commonly found in industry
PLO 6 - Demonstrate and use industry safety standards
PLO 7 - Use appropriate library and information resources to research professional issues and support lifelong learning

Program Requirements

General Education

GENERAL EDUCATION courses must be completed with a grade of C- or better, or Pass.

Writing (3-4 credits) - Complete one of the following:

Math (4-5 credits) - Complete one of the following:

Human Relations (3-4 credits) - Complete one of the following:

Program Core Courses

PROGRAM CORE courses must be completed with a letter grade of C- or better. P/NP is not accepted.


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