GTAW Welding Certificate

What Follows is the Program Outline.

This program is not designed for students transferring to other colleges or universities. As a rule, courses with a second digit "0" are designed to transfer. Students planning to transfer should consult a Counselor to verify the transferability of courses. Prerequisites for courses are noted in the IVCC Catalog. Program Pre-Admission Information is included if applicable.

Fall semester, first year, first 8-weeks

WLD 1200SMAW Mild Steel, Flat Position



WLD 1209GMAW Flat and Horizontal Position


WSP 2206OAW Gas Welding & Brazing, Flat & Hor.


Fall semester, first year, second 8-weeks

WLD 1220GTAW Mild Steel, All Positions


Spring semester, first year, first 8-weeks

WSP 1221GTAW Stainless Steel, All Positions


WSP 1222GTAW Non Ferrous Alloys, All Positions


Total Credit Hours:10

Total Credit Hours: 10

Note: All new welding students must register through a Welding Information Session; contact the Workforce Development Division Office at 815-224-0233 to sign up.

Industry/Occupation: Boilermaker, pipefitter, maintenance, and new construction (oil refineries, nuclear plants, food service/canning facilities).

For additional information please consult any counselor at (815) 224-0360, or, (815) 224-0630 .