Nov 28, 2022  
2022-2023 College Catalog 
    
2022-2023 College Catalog

Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW) - Pipe Certificate


Description

This program focuses on SMAW welding of steel for application in the structural steel and pipeline industry. Training includes fillet and groove welds on plate, and groove welds on pipe in all positions. Students will undergo a welding qualification test at the completion and have the opportunity to gain an AWS certification to AWS D1.1 structural steel welding code and ASME Section IX Boiler and Pressure Vessel on SMAW welded pipe.

Program Outcomes

Upon completion, students will be able to:

  • Demonstrate needed skills required for a Structural Plate certification test following proper procedures and meeting the requirements of the welding codes
  • Demonstrate needed skills required for a SMAW Pipe certification test following proper procedures and meeting the requirements of the welding codes

Graduation Credits Required: 16

First Semester


Second Semester