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Welding Technology


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Welding Technology

The ultimate hands-on career path, our welding program provides students with a sound understanding of the many facets of this skill and career potential. Students will develop their skills from trained instructors through classroom training and practical application. Joining the welding and metalworking industry offers you the opportunity to use skills gained from this program to work at numerous employers with a solid foundation. Industries such as construction, manufacturing, fabrication, sales, quality control and more look for skilled workers with the expertise to perform and understand the welding and cutting process.


Highlights of the Program

  • Print reading 
  • Metallurgy 
  • Welding inspection 
  • Destructive/Non-Destructive testing 


  • Associate in Applied Science – Welding Technology 
  • Diploma in Welding Technology 
  • Certificate in Welding – Basic 

Potential Careers


  • Automotive Technician
  • Autobody Technician
  • Building Construction Technician
  • Repair Worker
  • Welder, Solderer
  • Structural Iron/Steel Worker
  • Sheet Metal Worker
  • Welding Inspector 


  • $40,400 annual, median


Class Schedules

person welding

HCC offers a variety of class times to fit your busy schedule. Different class options are available based on your graduation year. You can view available classes and then meet with your advisor to get registered.

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For more information contact:

Dylan McFalls
  • Dylan McFalls
  • Success Coach
Heather Patterson
  • Heather Patterson
  • Instructor - Automotive Systems Technology

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