Manufacturing Technology: Welding II, Advanced Certificate

MAFT.CRT.V63

Program Overview

The Manufacturing Technology: Welding II Advanced Certificate is designed to develop within the student practical skills in drafting, tungsten inert gas welding, metal inert gas welding, stick electrode welding, oxyacetylene welding, oxyacetylene cutting and oxyacetylene brazing. Such entry-level manufacturing welding positions include, but are not limited to: manufacturing welder technician, production welder/fitter and fabricator. The core competencies of manufacturing production taught in this program are based on Manufacturing Skill Standards Council criteria. The MSSC is an industry-led, training, assessment and certification system focused on the core skills and knowledge needed by the nation’s front-line production and material handling workers.

Additional Program Information

Students who successfully pass all four assessments (MAFT 1112, MAFT 1222, MAFT 1232 and MAFT 1312) will be recognized as a Certified Production Technician (CPT) by the MSSC.

Program Requirements

Major Courses

MAFT 1112Intro to Manufacturing and Safety

2 Credits

MAFT 1222Quality and Measurement

2 Credits

MAFT 1232Manufacturing Processes

2 Credits

MAFT 1312Intro to Manufacturing Maintenance

2 Credits

MAFT 1323Lean and Quality Overview

3 Credits

MATH 1103Technical Mathematics

3 Credits

WELD 1114Basic Welding

4 Credits

WELD 1124Advanced Arc Welding

4 Credits

WELD 1263Metallurgy & Heat Treatment

3 Credits

WELD 2044Pipe Welding

4 Credits

WELD 2124Tungsten Inert Gas Welding

4 Credits

WELD 2224Metallic Inert Gas Welding

4 Credits

MCHN 1311Precision Measurement

1 Credit

MCHN 1323Fabrication

3 Credits

MCHN 1442Rigging

2 Credits

A higher level mathematics course can be substituted.

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WELD 2062Fillet Weld Special Problems

2 Credits

WELD 2072Groove Weld Special Problems

2 Credits

WELD 2172Pipe Weld Special Problems

2 Credits

Total Credit Hours: 45

Suggested Course Sequence

Fall semester

MAFT 1112Intro to Manufacturing and Safety

2 Credits

MAFT 1222Quality and Measurement

2 Credits

MAFT 1232Manufacturing Processes

2 Credits

MAFT 1312Intro to Manufacturing Maintenance

2 Credits

WELD 1114Basic Welding

4 Credits

Spring semester

WELD 1124Advanced Arc Welding

4 Credits

MCHN 1311Precision Measurement

1 Credit

WELD 1263Metallurgy & Heat Treatment

3 Credits

MCHN 1442Rigging

2 Credits

Fall semester

WELD 2124Tungsten Inert Gas Welding

4 Credits

WELD 2044Pipe Welding

4 Credits

MCHN 1323Fabrication

3 Credits

WELD Welding Special Problems Course

2 Credits

Spring Semester

MAFT 1323Lean and Quality Overview

3 Credits

WELD 2224Metallic Inert Gas Welding

4 Credits

MATH 1103Technical Mathematics

3 Credits

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