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Welding Technology Certificate Level 1 and 2 and A.A.S. (48.0508)

SWTJC will observe summer hours beginning Monday, June 4th through Friday, July 27th. Offices will be open Monday through Thursday from 8:00 am to 6:00 pm and Fridays from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm.

Faculty and Staff

L Fernandez
Luis M. Fernandez
Business, Industrial, and Technical Studies Division Chair
Email
(830) 591-7304
A Ybarra
Albert Ybarra
Instructor - Uvalde
Email
(830) 591-7231
L Valdez
Leopoldo Valdez, Jr.
Instructor - Uvalde
Email
(830) 591-7230
R Villarreal
Richard Villarreal
Instructor - Uvalde
Email
(830) 591-7230 
R Cisneros 
Richard Cisneros
Instructor - Crystal City
Email
R Zavala
Jose Zavala, Jr.
Instructor - Eagle Pass
Email
(830) 758-4176 
S Griffin
Shad Griffin
Instructor - Eagle Pass
Email

Purpose

Welding Technology is a program for those who desire to gain advanced knowledge and skills in the field of welding.  Skills in Oxy-Acetylene Welding and Cutting and Shielded Metal Arc Welding will be developed along with related learning in areas such as welding math, drafting, layout, blueprint reading and structural and pipe fabrication The Welding Technology program carries three award options: a Level 1 Certificate, Level 2 Certificate and an A.A.S. degree.

Admission Requirements

Students are admitted through regular college admission procedures (see Admission Regulations section).  Students will receive a one-year Certificate upon satisfactory completion of the courses of study and upon making formal application for graduation (see Curricula section). 

The Level 1 Certificate is TSI exempt, however, those not meeting Texas Success Initiative (TSI) requirements are encouraged to enroll in the appropriate developmental course(s).

Students pursuing the Level 2 Certificate or A.A.S. degree must meet all TSI requirements.


Program of Study


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