Welding & Sheet Metal Fabrication
In this career pathway, you will learn to interpret blueprints and specifications using math and computer technology while gaining experience in all types of metal welding, brazing and flame cutting.
Specialized classroom and shop learning experiences
Participation in job shadowing, internships, and paid employment
Earn industry credentials through the American Welding Society
Field trips to hear from industry professionals
Qualify for scholarship opportunities
Participation in local, regional, and national SkillsUSA events
Students entering this area of career and technical training find background experiences in mathematics, science, and mechanical drawing very helpful.
Areas of Study:
Shop safety and welding safety
Welding vocabulary and industry standards
Joint preparation, fit-up, and design
SMAW - carbon steel
FCAW - carbon steel
GMAW - carbon steel and aluminum
GTAW - carbon steel, stainless steel, and aluminum
Sheet metal layout and fabrication principles
Plasma arc cutting and OxyFuel cutting
CNC plasma table & laser
Hand tools, power tools
Fees can be easily paid online, 24 hours a day. Learn more about paying class fees and adding to your student’s lunch account.
This program is participating in the Chromebook One to One Experience. An additional one-time fee to purchase a Chromebook will be waived if you are a returning student who has already participated in the Chromebook One to One Experience or if you are bringing your own technology. Learn more about the Chromebook One to One Experience.
To ask more questions about any program or to schedule a tour of our campus, contact Administrative Assistant to the Enrollment Coordinator, Mariellen Murray at (740) 201-3216 or MurrayM@DelawareAreaCC.org.