Welding Technology


Welding Technology program

The Welding Technology program utilizes state-of-the art welding equipment and hands-on learning to prepare students for American Welding Society (AWS) and American Petroleum Institute (API) certifications. Students will use welding and cutting processes to join parts according to blueprints or written specifications, in the following industrial skill areas: gas metal arc welding (GMAW), flux core arc welding (FCAW), sub arc welding (SAW), shielded metal arc welding (SMAW), oxy fuel cutting (OFC), plasma cutting (PAC), gas tungsten arc welding (GTAW), spray arc welding, air carbon arc welding, and gouging.

Program Cost
$4,534.45
(Tuition and Student Fees. Some courses may require additional fees.)
Program Length
1200 hours (13 months)
Location
Main Campus
Enrollment
Open Enrollment Year Round
Classroom Availability
Mo
Tu
We
Th
Fr
Sa
08:00 AM - 11:00 AM
 
12:00 PM - 03:00 PM
 
06:00 PM - 09:00 PM
 
 
NOTE: High school students may request a schedule that coincides with the high school morning bell schedule by notifying Student Services.

Adult College Admission Fee
$45.00
Tuition and Fees
Adult Tuition: Details
High School Students: $40.00 (additional class fees may still apply)
Books and Supplies
Details
Certificate Processing Fee
$10.00
Pell Grants
Apply
Scholarships
Eligible
Veterans
Eligible
Davis Tech Credentials
DATC Certificate of Program Completion
Program Certificate - Entry Level Welding Technician
Industry Certifications
The Davis Tech Welding Technology program provides students with the necessary skills to begin employment in their selected field. Students who complete their program will be prepared to take the tests for the following certifications:
AWS Certified Welder
CTE Skill Certificate (High School Students Only)
Welding Technician, Advanced
Welding Technician, Entry
Welding Technician, Intermediate
Placement Rates
79%
Utah Wages
Low Median High
$12.26 $17.84 $27.64
Utah Job Outlook and Work Requirements
Welders, Cutters, and Welder Fitters
High School
Details
College/University
Details
  1. Verify you meet program Admissions Requirements
  2. Complete the Davis Tech Admissions process:
  3. Meet with an Enrollment Technician in Student Services
  4. Start class