Robotic Welding Certificate

Fernando Arzola, PhD, Dean
Phone: (419) 995-8213
Office: 260N Science Building

The Robotic Welding Certificate provides students with training to become highly skilled welding technicians.  Students completing the Robotic Welding Certificate will be prepared to become certified by the American Welding Society (AWS). Upon completion of the certificate, the students may register with an AWS Accredited Test Facility to become certified.   Coursework includes Shielded Metal Arc Welding, Gas Tungsten Arc Welding, and Gas Metal Arc Welding as well as Industrial Mechatronics and Robotics.

Technical Standards

See here for details.

First Year
First SemesterHours
AMT 1091Safety 2
AMT 1092Rigging 1
MET 1000Engineering Graphics with AutoCAD 4
WLD 1000Weld Joint Design and Preparation (1st 8wks) 3
WLD 1100Shielded Metal Arc Welding (2nd 8wks) 3
WLD 1400Welding Metallurgy (2nd 8wks) 3
 Term Hours16
Second Semester
IMT 1911Technical Math I 3
FMS 2130 Industrial Mechatronics and Robotics 3
WLD 1200Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (1st 8wks) 3
WLD 1300Gas Metal Arc Welding (2nd 8wks) 3
WLD 2300
   or WLD 2400
   or WLD 2500
Shielded Metal Arc Welding AWS Certification
   or Gas Tungsten Arc Welding AWS Certification
   or Gas Metal Arc Welding AWS Certification
 Term Hours14
 Total Hours 30