This course provides an opportunity to learn skills needed for an exciting career
in welding and metal fabrication. Topics covered in this high demand
job field include oxy-fuel processes, as well as
modern arc welding processes such as stick,
TIG, MIG, flux-cored and pulse-arc welding. Related
topics such as blueprint reading,
computer-aided drafting and metallurgy prepare students for
success in a wide range of occupations. Students will practice these
skills and techniques through classroom and “live work” projects.
Emphasis is placed on subject matter, work attitude and employability skills.
Entrepreneurial skills are incorporated in a school-based business. “CTC
Enterprises” manufactures equipment that
is marketed through local businesses.