Program of Study

Instruction includes consumable and non-consumable electrode welding and cutting process. Courses in math, blueprint reading, metallurgy, welding inspection provides the student with industry standard skills developed through classroom training and practical application.


Careers Available

Graduates of the Welding Technology curriculum may be employed as entry-level technicians in welding and metalworking industries. Career opportunities exist in construction, manufacturing, fabrication, sales, quality control, supervision, and welding related self-employment.

Recommended Courses and Skills

Strong math skills.

Welding Certification Info

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Helpful Personal Attributes

Able to work in a team environment at times but mainly enjoy working alone, be self motivated, be organized and detail oriented and enjoy working with hands.

Program Offerings

Program Credential Level Offered Code
Welding Technology Associate in Applied Science Day A50420
Welding Technology Diploma Day D50420
Welding Technology Diploma Evening D50420
Welding Technology Certificate Day C50420
Welding Technology Certificate Evening C50420

Program Contact

If you like additional information about the Welding Technology Program, contact Dr. Jackie Woods, Department Chair of Welding, at 336.734.7527 or jwoods@forsythtech.edu