Gas Metal Arc Welding Certificate

Program Number: 61-442-1
School Year: 2020-2021
Certificate
Campus: Beaver Dam, Fond du Lac, Jackson Regional Center
This program is NOT eligible for financial aid

Gain hands-on experience working with welding equipment and learn from instructors with years of industry experience in Moraine Park’s Gas Metal Arc Welding Certificate program.

About the Program

Want to work with your hands and gain entry-level employment in the manufacturing industry?

Moraine Park’s Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW) Certificate prepares students for entry-level employment as MIG welders in as little as six months, and students can also choose to continue their education by applying their certificate credits to the Welding technical diploma.

Gas metal arc welding (GMAW), also known as MIG welding, is a welding process that can be used on most metals and alloys, and is popular in a variety of manufacturing and industrial settings.

What You'll Learn

In Moraine Park’s Welding certificate program, students gain hands-on experience using welding equipment, practicing welding safety, using occupational math, reading welding prints, and gas metal arc welding in all positions.

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Approximate Costs
  • $136.50 per credit (resident)
  • $204.75 per credit (out-of-state resident)
  • Online students are not charged out-of-state fees.
  • Please refer to the MPTC Student Handbook for additional enrollment fee information.
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    Program Guide

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    Transfer Opportunities

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    Additional Information

    *Enrollment may limit the campus availability or delivery of certain courses.

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    NumberTitleCrs
    Semester 1
    442-331Welding Print Reading2
    442-357Gas Metal Arc Welding 1 (GMAW)2
    442-358Gas Metal Arc Welding 2 (GMAW)2
    804-360Occupational Mathematics 12
    Total8
     
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