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Welding

Non credit courses that align with credit courses

Pre-Requisites

None

Requirements

Welding gloves and helmets will be available for shared use.

Cost

$266.40

Books

Varies – please check with instructor
www.spcc.edu/bookstore

Upcoming Courses

CourseDatesDaysHoursLocation
Cutting Processes1/21/21-5/10/21Tuesdays and Partially Online8:30am - 11:20amTyson/Online

Introduction to Welding Processes

Course Description

WLD 3106Y
This course is intended for students who possesses no prior knowledge of welding concepts, and provides instruction on the principles and practices of welding. Course content will cover welding processes such as SMAW (stick), GMAW (MIG), and GTAW (TIG) on plate, blueprint reading, cutting processes, and metallurgy. Safety practices will also be reviewed and demonstrated. This course is aligned with the SENSE Level I program designed by the American Welding Society. SPCC welding faculty hold current AWS welding certifications, and SPCC’s welding facilities utilize the AWS SENSE curriculum.

Pre-Requisites

None

Requirements

Welding gloves and helmets will be available for shared use.

Cost

$344.40

Books

None

Upcoming Courses

Begin DateEnd DateTimeDaysCampusTotal Hours 
March 15, 2021April 19, 20218:00am - 12:00pmMTThTyson Family Center, Monroe96This course includes 76 hours of seated lab, and 20 hours of online lecture.

Intermediate Welding Processes

Course Description

WLD 3106J
Instructor permission required to register for this course. This course is intended for students who already possess an introductory knowledge of the following welding concepts: SMAW (stick), GMAW (MIG), and GTAW (TIG) on plate, blueprint reading, cutting processes, and metallurgy; and are seeking additional training in areas such as out-of-position welds, and open root plate welds. Safety practices will also be reviewed and demonstrated. Students will be introduced to destructive and non-destructive testing. This course is aligned with the SENSE Level I program designed by the American Welding Society. SPCC welding faculty hold current AWS welding certifications, and SPCC’s welding facilities utilize the AWS SENSE curriculum.

Pre-Requisites

Introduction to Welding Processes

Requirements

Welding gloves and helmets will be available for shared use.

Cost

$344.40

Books

None

Upcoming Courses

 Begin DateEnd DateTimeDaysCampusTotal Hours 
Intermediate and Advanced Welding ProcessesJanuary 11, 2021April 19, 20216:00pm-9:00pmMWTyson Family Center, Monroe96This course includes 88 hours of seated lab, and 8 hours of online lecture.
Intermediate and Advanced Welding ProcessesApril 21, 2021August 9, 20216:00pm-9:00pmMWTyson Family Center, Monroe96This course includes 88 hours of seated lab, and 8 hours of online lecture.

Advanced Welding Processes

Course Description

WLD 3106V
Instructor permission required to register for this course. This course is intended for students who already possess an intermediate level of knowledge in welding areas such as SMAW (stick), GMAW (MIG), and GTAW (TIG) on plate, and are seeking a classroom/lab environment where they may practice on pipe, review blueprint reading, and review metallurgy. Students will also learn welding inspection, and destructive and non-destructive testing. This course is aligned with the SENSE Level II program designed by the American Welding Society. SPCC welding faculty hold current AWS welding certifications, and SPCC’s welding facilities utilize the AWS SENSE curriculum.

Pre-Requisites

Intermediate to Welding Processes

Requirements

Welding gloves and helmets will be available for shared use.

Cost

$344.40

Books

None

Upcoming Courses

 Begin DateEnd DateTimeDaysCampusTotal Hours 
Intermediate and Advanced Welding ProcessesJanuary 11, 2021April 19, 20216:00pm-9:00pmMWTyson Family Center, Monroe96This course includes 88 hours of seated lab, and 8 hours of online lecture.
Intermediate and Advanced Welding ProcessesApril 21, 2021August 9, 20216:00pm-9:00pmMWTyson Family Center, Monroe96This course includes 88 hours of seated lab, and 8 hours of online lecture.

Welding Practice Lab

Course Description

This course is designed for current welding professionals who are seeking an environment to practice and perfect existing welding skills. This course is taught in an open lab format, allowing students to work with a credentialed welding instructor in a supervised lab setting. Students may receive up to 24 hours of lab instruction.

Students must contact Eric Tucker at (704) 290-5806 or DTucker@spcc.edu in order to schedule their 4-hour blocks on instruction. Requests must be received at least 24 hours in advance.

Pre-Requisites

Permission of instructor

Requirements

Welding gloves and helmets will be available for shared use.

Cost

$101.40

Books

None

Upcoming Courses

Begin DateEnd DateTimeDaysCampusTotal Hours 
January 5, 2021May 13, 2021VariesMTWThFTyson Family Center, Monroe24Before registering, student must call or email Mr. Tucker,
dtucker@spcc.edu or 704-290-5806 at least 24 hours in advance if
you wish to attend one of the four-hour blocks.

Registration Options

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By Phone: 704-290-5223

In Person: 3509 Old Charlotte Highway, Monroe

Location

Tyson Family Center for Technology, Monroe
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For more information, contact:

Kristen Griffin, 704-290-5223