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Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW)

Training Program

Credential(s) Offered

Community college certification, Employment, Measurable skills gain

Method of Delivery

Hybrid or blended

When offered

Daytime Hours, Evening Hours

Instructional Program (CIP)

Welding Technology/Welder. 480508

Description

The Certificate of Proficiency in Gas Metal Arc Welding provides concentrated training to develop advanced skill techniques in MIG and Flux Core Welding. Students will also perform inspection on equipment (drive rollers, contact tips, and gauges) and accessories (clothing, hand tools, and base metal) on a daily basis to ensure safe operation techniques. Courses in this certificate can be applied towards the Technical Certificate in Welding or as one of the technical disciplines required for the AAS in General Technology.

Details

Hours

13

Entrance Requirements

High School Diploma or Equivalent

School

NORTH ARKANSAS COLLEGE - NAC (NORTH CAMPUS AND SOUTH CAMPUS)

WIOA Approved Program

Yes

Training Location(s)

1320 N. Spring Road, Harrison, AR

Local WIB

5025 - Northwest

Name of Credential

Certificate of Proficiency in Gas Metal Arc Welding

Type of financial aid offered or have access to

Pell

Refund Policy

  • Before 4:00 PM on the 5th weekday after the start (2nd day-summer term) 100% of the semester
  • Before 4:00 PM on the 10th weekday after the start (3rd day-summer term) 75% of the semester
  • Before 4:00 PM on the 15th weekday after the start (4th day-summer term) 50% of the semester
  • After 4:00 PM on the 15th weekday after the start none of the semester

Is the proposed curriculum currently certified by an accrediting agency or similar national standardization program?

No

Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for women?

Yes

Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for men?

No

Cost Items

Books (Estimated)

$204.00

In-State/District Tuition

$1,664.00

Total In-State Program Cost

$1,868.00

Demand Occupation(s)

51-2041.00Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters
$0.00 per hour

Provider Status

Approved

Address

1515 Pioneer Drive, Harrison, Arkansas 72601

Phone Number

(870) 391-3181

Web Address

http://www.northark.edu/academics/areas-of-study/engineering-and-skilled-trades/Welding/weldingtechnology

Last Updated

Mar 09, 2022

Created

Dec 16, 2020

Renewal

Mar 09, 2023