Nov 22, 2019  
2019-2020 Lane Community College Catalog 
  
2019-2020 Lane Community College Catalog

Fabrication Welding, 1-yr Certificate


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This program is fully contained in the Fabrication/Welding Technology, AAS  degree

Total Program Credits 46

Total Program Length: One year

Offered by the Advanced Technology  Division, 541.463.5380

Certificate of Completion Requirements  

Program Coordinator Tracy Rea, Bldg 15, Rm. 201, 541.463.5151, reat@lanecc.edu

Dean Lynn Nakamura

Purpose The Fabrication/Welding Certificate Program prepares graduates for employment as Welders/Fabricators.

Learning Outcomes The graduate of the Fabrication/Welding Technology One-Year Certificate of Completion will:

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

Admission Information See lanecc.edu/advtech/wld or contact the Advanced Technology Division, AdvTechPrograms@lanecc.edu

Advising advtechprograms@lanecc.edu

Cooperative Education (Co-op) Co-op offers students college credit and a grade for on-the-job work experience related to their educational and career goals. Through Co-op students connect theory and practice, develop skills, expand career knowledge, and make contacts for the future. Work schedules and work sites vary. In certain circumstances, Co-op experience may be substituted for major course work.  Contact Cooperative Education at https://www.lanecc.edu/cooped/contact

Job Openings and Wages Projected through 2022

Career Pathways Roadmap

Lane County: 65 positions
Statewide: 682 positions

Lane County average hourly - 20.90; average annual - $43,469
Oregon average hourly - $22.03 average annual - $45,822

 Estimated Program Cost

Books   $725
Instruments/Tools   $300
Program Specific Fees   $1,642
Resident Tuition and General Student Fees   $6,049
  Total Estimated Cost $8,716

*Course fees may change during the year. See the online credit class schedule for fees assigned to courses.

 Program Notes

  • Minimum placement score of 68 in Reading, or completion of RD 087  AND EL 115 , or prior college. A high school diploma or equivalent is recommended for all applicants to this program
  • Prerequisites are required for some courses. See Courses .
  • If math is taken in the self-paced format through the Math Resource Center then all credits must be completed to meet math requirements.

General Education


Math requirement must be completed with a letter grade of  C- or better. P/NP is not accepted. All other GENERAL EDUCATION courses can be completed with a letter grade of C- or better, or Pass.

Program Core Courses


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

Students must take the maximum credits listed for all WLD courses.

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