Starting Fall 2021, RPCC is no longer accepting new applicants for the Technical Diploma in Welding. New students who wish to pursue a career in Welding have the option to choose a Certificate of Technical Studies (CTS) in either Entry Welder or GMAW, FCAW, & GTAW Welding Process
2021-2022 Program Guide: Entry Welder
2021-2022 Program Guide: GMAW, FCAW, & GTAW Welding Process
Technical Diploma (TD) in Welding
The purpose of the Welding program is to prepare individuals for employment in the field of welding. Instruction is provided in various processes and techniques of welding including Oxyfuel cutting, carbon arc cutting, shielded metal arc welding, gas tungsten arc welding, flux-cored arc welding, gas metal arc welding, pipe-welding, plasma arc cutting, blueprint reading, weld symbols, and joints. After completion of this program, the student will have covered the skills designated by the AWS (American Welding Society) and will be prepared to take the AWS Entry Level Welder test. The Technical Diploma degree is designed to help students reach their educational or occupational goals in an entry-level position.
2020-2021 Program Guide: Welding