2021-2022 Academic Catalog 
    Jun 29, 2022  
2021-2022 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Welding, Certificate (Evening option)

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“It’s a great time to be a welder. Thanks to a global boom in industrial manufacturing, skilled welders are in greater demand than ever. Companies can’t find enough of them.” Wall Street Journal

From the bottom of the ocean to outer space, welders are in high-demand in both South Dakota and across the nation for their skill and expertise in many industries. To meet this critical demand, Southeast Tech is offering four Welding Technology Certificates that can be completed within a semester:

  • Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW) 
  • Flux Core Arc Welding (FCAW) 

Students can choose from an 4-12 week daytime programs or 10-16 week evening programs to fit their lifestyle. Courses are taught with intensive hands-on instruction and will have the opportunity to test for American Welding Society (AWS) certification prior to the end of the program.

TECHNOLOGY REQUIREMENTS: This certificate is a Bring Your Own Laptop (BYOL) program. You may purchase a laptop on your own or from the Southeast Tech IT Support Center.


Program Curriculum | 8 Credits

Additional Information

This Certificate is not eligible for federal Financial Aid.

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