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School of Business, Technology & Trades :: Programs of Study

Welding & Metal Processing Career Studies Certificate

The Career Studies Certificate in Welding and Metal Processing offers instruction in the principles and practices of welding processes. Successful completion of the program provides sufficient training for entry into the field of production-type welding. Students have access to the latest instructional and practical experiences in a high-technology, modern shop facility. Employment opportunities include arc, gas, MIG, and/or TIG welder or metal fabricator.

About Welders, Cutters, Solderers & Brazers (Occupational Outlook Handbook)

What classes do I take? Gainful Employment Information

Accelerated Program

VWCC Workforce Solutions Welding programs are non-credit intensive training programs that prepare students for entry-level positions as welders. Click here for more information.

Program Head

Gary C. Young
Assistant Professor, Air Conditioning & Refrigeration

Phone: 540-857-6181
Location: Webber W116

Air Conditioning & Refrigeration Certificate - VWCC, 1997
Electrical Wiring Certificate - VWCC, 1999

College Catalog

Contact Us

School of Business, Technology & Trades
Location: Webber Hall W305
Phone: 540-857-7272
Fax: 540-857-7086

Mailing address:
3098 Colonial Ave., SW
Roanoke, VA 24015