The program prepares students for employment in the welding trade and intensive preparation for welder certification. Student will be able to gas and arc weld in all positions as well as use gas and arc cutting equipment. Upon completion of the A.S. Degree in welding, the student will be employable in the trades or will be able to transfer to a state university for study in an industrial-related degree program. At the end of the program students will: 1. Demonstrate the proficiency needed to perform; manufacturing, fabrication, maintenance and construction tasks to be in compliance with the industrial norms, codes and standards. They should be able to apply their skills and knowledge in a professional manner under minimum to no supervision. 2. Pass the American Welding Society (A.W.S) tests in the appropriate areas of study.
About Chabot College
Chabot College is a public comprehensive community college that prepares students to succeed in their education, progress in the workplace, and engage in the civic and cultural life of the community. Our students contribute to the intellectual, cultural, physical, and economic vitality of the region. The college responds to the educational and workforce development needs of our regional population and economy. As a leader in higher education, we promote excellence and equity in our academic and student support services. We are dedicated to student learning inside and outside the classroom to support students' achievement of their educational goals.