Welding / Metal Technology


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.