Welding GTAW Certificate

WHAT FOLLOWS IS THE PROGRAM OUTLINE. This program is not designed for students transferring to other colleges or universities. As a rule, courses with a second digit "0" are designed to transfer.  Students planning to transfer should consult a Counselor to verify the transferability of courses. Prerequisites for courses are noted in the IVCC Catalog. Program Pre-Admission Information is included if applicable. 

1st SemesterCredits
First 8 WeeksLast 8 Weeks
WLD 1200 Stick, Plate, Flat Arc Welding2  
WLD 2206 Gas Welding & Brazing, Flat & Horizontal2  
WLD 1220 GTAW (TIG) Mild Steel  2
Year Total: 4 2
2nd SemesterCredits
First 8 WeeksLast 8 Weeks
WLD 1221 GTAW (TIG) Stainless Steel2  
WLD 1222 GTAW (TIG) Non Ferrous Alloys2  
Year Total: 4  
Total Credit Hours:  10

For additional information please consult any counselor at (815) 224-0360 or the Workforce Development Division Office at 815-224-0219. 

Note: All welding students must register through a Welding Information Session, call (815) 224-0233.to sign up.


Boilermaker - tubes inside of boilers, pipefitter - welding pipes.  Oil refineries and nuclear plants - maintenance and new construction. Steam generating facilities like GE Plastics. (TIG)