This diploma program offers training in the practical aspects of construction and repair of equipment and structures built with steel. In addition to structural skills, students will learn to weld pipe in multiple positions. Instruction is presented in both classroom and laboratory using modern welding equipment and tools.
- Students receive classroom and laboratory training using modern welding equipment and tools.
- Students gain hands on experience in a realistic shop setting where they must demonstrate specific proficiencies.
- Emphasis is placed on safety and standard procedures followed in ship yards and repair facilities.
Program content provides students with the knowledge and skills necessary for entry-level employment as a combination structural and pipe welder.