• The Welding Technology program offers training in the basic skills and knowledge needed in the operation of welding equipment through basic and advanced welding techniques. Students will gain the knowledge and performance potential to work in the industrial, commercial, or private sector as entry-level employees. Students will learn proper safety procedures in the operation, care and maintenance of machinery and instruments related to their vocation. Topics include oxy-fuel and plasma cutting, welding and brazing, shielded metal arc welding (SMAW), gas metal arc welding (GMAW), and gas tungsten arc welding (GTAW).