Welding students show off their 25th anniversary projects.

Course Description

This course combines imagination with hands-on learning to provide students with the opportunity to learn real-life welding skills. In this course, students will gain knowledge in a variety of industry known welding techniques including torch cutting, plasma cutting, grinding, shielding meal, arc welding and gas metal arc welding. Pathway: Engineering, Manufacturing & Industrial Technology

Colleges for Articulation:

West Shore Community College, Ferris State University, Davenport Uninversity, Baker College - Muskegon, Kirkland Community College, Alpena Community College 

Potential Careers

  • Contracted Welder
  • Welding Repair 
  • Robotics Tech
  • Sales
  • Company Welder
  • Gas/Oil Fields
  • Ship Yards

Course Considerations

  • Basic Math
  • Basic Writing
  • Interpersonal Communincation
  • Be able to lift 80lbs. 
  • 20/20 vision (corrected)
  • Doesn't mind getting dirty
  • Ability to stay on task
  • Enjoy phsyical/hands-on work
  • Self-motivated