Obtain your AWS Certifications and earn 20 Technical Credits toward the Associate of Technical Studies (ATS) at The University of Akron.
This program prepares students for employment in the welding industry. The increased need in both state and local industries exceeds qualified people trained in the profession of welding. The certificate program will include welder qualification sheets and certification with the American Welding Society’s (AWS) D1.1 Structural Welding Code based on the individual’s performance. There are career opportunities available in the welding industry and PLCC is prepared to get you started! Class size limited to 20 students
Fall Start Class Dates: 08/22/2018- 06/06/2019
Schedule: Monday – Thursday: 6PM – 10PM
Winter Start Class Dates: 01/14/2019- 06/06/2019 (summer break) 01/26/19 – 01/16/2020
Schedule: Monday – Thursday: 4PM – 8PM
Course Length: 600 hours
Welding is a Modular Option program. (Modular options not available if full-time course enrollment limits are met). For more information on how this option might fit your specific needs, please contact our Adult Education Program Coordinator, Kim Robinson, at 330-896-8123 or email email@example.com.
Applications for August 2018 are now being accepted. (Tuition and Class Dates for the 2018 school year are subject to change.)