The Welding Technology curriculum provides students with a sound understanding of the science, technology and applications essential for successful employment in the welding and metal industry.

Instruction includes consumable and non-consumable electrode welding and cutting processes.  Courses in math, blueprint reading, metallurgy, welding inspection, and destructive and non-destructive testing provide the student with industry-standard skills developed through classroom training and practical application.

Successful graduates of the Welding Technology curriculum may be employed as entry-level technicians in welding and metalworking industries.  Career opportunities also exist in construction, manufacturing, fabrication, sales, quality control, supervision, and welding related self-employment.


Associate Degree      Not Applicable

Diploma                     Welding Technology (D50420)

Certificate                  Basic Welding Technology (C50420C1)

Welding Faculty:


Steven Scott                                                                                                                                                                                 Program Coordinator                                                                                                                                                                           910-678-8460                                                                                                                                                                                      scotts@faytechcc.edu

Prentiss Mars                                                                                                                                                                         Instructor                                                                                                                                                                                            910-678-1031                                                                                                                                                        marsp@faytechcc.edu


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