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Welding Technology – Advanced

Welding Technology Advanced Course - Welding Technology - Advanced

A bright future that continues to grow year after year.

Introduction:

The Advanced Welder course prepares students for entry into the welding industry. Students explore career opportunities and requirements of a professional welder. Content emphasizes advanced skills key to the success of working in the welding industry. Students study intermediate and advanced Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW) Class-B Pipe Welder, pipe fitting fabrication techniques, and advanced Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (GTAW) skills. Welding Technology is a core program.  It is recommended that students successfully complete Welding Technology or demonstrate mastery of the outcomes in that program prior to enrollment in the Welding Technology – Advanced program.

Employment Outlook:

Employment of welders, cutters, solderers, and brazers is projected to grow 5% from 2016 to 2026.

Salary:

The average wage for this career in Florida is $19.35 hourly or $40,240 annually.

Completion Requirements:

The entire program is 750 hours. Certain Adult Education Centers do not offer all components of the program.  Full completion of the program may be completed at a Technical College. Students can earn a certificate at the completion of the following Occupational Completion Points (OCPs):

OCPCOURSEHOURS
OCP AAdvanced Welder 1600 Hours
OCP BAdvanced Welder 2150 Hours
Total Hours: 750

Location & Course’s Schedule:

Welding Technology – Advanced is available at the following school (s):

LOCATIONCOURSE'S SCHEDULE
Robert Morgan Educational Center & Technical CollegeMonday - Friday from 5:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.
Friday from 5:15 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
William H. Turner Technical Adult Education Center Monday - Thursday from 5:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.

Contact Information at the Location:

Additional information can be provided by student services:

LOCATIONCOUNSELOR / REGISTRAR EMAILPHONE NUMBER
Robert Morgan Educational Center & Technical College
(305) 253-9920
Mirtha Silverang
Maria Ruiz
Kathy Pearson
Irene Montoto
msilverang@dadeschools.net
millieruiz@dadeschools.net
kpearson@dadeschools.net
irenemontoto@dadeschools.net
Ext. 2145
Ext. 2147
Ext. 2159
Ext. 2150
William H. Turner Technical Adult Education Center Valarie B. Johnson
Gia Jones
Martha Pinell
Julia Innocent
vbjohnson@dadeschools.net
sapphire@dadeschools.net
marthapinell@dadeschools.net
jinnocent@dadeschools.net

 

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