Albany Campus and the Center for Advanced Technology @ Mohonasen
Welders and sheet metal fabricators are in high demand globally. The Welding and Metal Fabrication program is a two-year program that is aligned with American Welding Society standards. During the duration of the program, students learn the skills and techniques necessary for success in a career that values well-trained, experienced professionals.
Students learn shielded metal arc welding (SMAW), gas metal arc welding (GMAW), flux cored arc welding (FCAW), gas tungsten arc welding (GTAW), oxy fuel cutting and plasma cutting. They also learn about the operation of welding and metal fabrication machinery, blueprint reading and shop theory.
Upon completion, students are prepared to seek employment or proceed with more advanced training at a technical school or college. Career information may be found at American Welding Society website.