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, firstname.lastname@example.org
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
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
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*Course fees may change during the year. See the online credit class schedule for fees assigned to courses.
- 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.