Welding Technology prepares students for entry level employment in the field of welding and fabrication. It includes instruction in safety, basic math, occupational orientation, hand and power tools, blueprints, Oxy/Fuel operations, and shield metal arc welding. The second year instruction contains different arc welding and cutting principles and practices, along with employability skills. Students can become NCCER certified upon successful completion of this course. Skills USA is the student organization for competition.