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Career Area: Manufacturing
Technical Diploma
Program Number: 30-442-5
Approximately Less Than 1 Year to Complete
This is based on full-time enrollment. Actual time to completion may vary based on the availability of courses a college offers and the number of credits the student takes in any given time period.
Credit Program
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Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW) Careers

Recent Wisconsin job postings for this degree:

Construction Trades Apprentice
Maintenance and Repair Welder

Average Median Wage


Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW) Programs

The Welding program will provide students with the skills and knowledge identified by the American Welding Society Skill Standards. They will be taught welding skills and theory, fabrication, layout, print reading, welding symbols, math, and welding codes. The credits from this short-term certificate, when taken with additional credits, may apply toward a degree in welding. 

Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW) Part of a Career Pathway Program Transfers Offered completely online Shared Program
Blackhawk Gas Metal Arc Welding at Blackhawk
Madison College Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW) at Madison College
Northcentral Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW) at Northcentral