Qualified Welding | Cert - Western Iowa Tech Western Iowa Tech Community College
 
 

Qualified Welding | Cert

This advanced standing certificate program is designed to advance a welder’s skill by training them in the GTAW (TIG) and FACW (Flux Core) welding processes and increasing their skill in out of position SMAW (stick). You will also learn advanced blueprint reading. Competencies are based on skills needed for custom production, industrial services and steel construction industries.

Degree
Certificate

Credits
15

Locations
Sioux City Campus

Admissions Advisor

Lorena Carmona
Career Navigator
lorena.carmona@witcc.edu
Call  712.317.3301
Sioux City Campus, Admissions
Book Appointment

Career Information

Use hand-welding or flame-cutting equipment to weld or join metal components or to fill holes, indentations, or seams of fabricated metal products.  

 

Required Classes

For a list of current required classes, visit our catalog at:
https://catalog.witcc.edu/preview_program.php?catoid=10&poid=2343&returnto=752

Faculty and Staff

Bill Fitch
Welding Instructor
bill.fitch@witcc.edu
Call  712.317.3374
Sioux City Campus, Room H402
Jered Frenchman
Welding Instructor
jered.frenchman@witcc.edu
Call  712.317.3151
Sioux City Campus, ITC
Kevin Woockman
Director of Building Trades and Apprenticeship
kevin.woockman@witcc.edu
Call  712.317.3119
Sioux City Campus, Room B118
 
 

Estimated Cost of Attending

* In-state Tuition (total):
$3,030.00
* Out-of-state Tuition (total):
$3,120.00
Educational Fees/sem:
$97.00
Est. Equipment and misc:
$0.00
** Est. Books/sem:
$600.00
Est. Tools:
$0.00
Est. Transportation and personal expense/sem:
$2,273.00
Est. Housing and meals/sem:
$3,675.00
Est. Fees/Misc:
$0.00

* This is an approximate cost based on tuition and fees set by the Board of Directors before each school year. Course level fees may also apply. Additional charges for licensure or credential testing may be a part of your program.

** The cost of books varies per program.