GT31 NCCER Gas Tungsten Arc Welding, Technical Certificate of Credit

Offered at the Griffin and Flint River Campuses and Jasper Site

Program Entrance Term: Fall, Spring, Summer
Minimum Length of Program: 1 term
Minimum Credit Hours for Graduation: 10

Program Description

The NCCER Gas Tungsten Arc Welding certificate program provides instruction in TIG welding techniques. Topics include understanding the nature and culture of the welding industry, oxyfuel cutting techniques, and TIG welding processes.

Admission Requirements

  • Submit completed application and application fee
  • Be at least 16 years of age
  • Submit official high school transcript or GED transcript with test scores and ALL post-secondary transcripts in an official sealed envelope
  • Meet assessment requirements

The following is a suggested path to complete this program in a timely manner. An individual’s path to completion may be different based on institutional and personal factors affecting his/her academic progress.

Note: While all courses are offered, they may vary by term and campus. See the program advisor for any questions.

Program Courses


COFC 1080Construction Trades Core


WELD 1045Gas Tungsten Arc Weld I


Choose one of the following electives

WELD 1005Welding & Cutting Fundamentals



WELD 1007Welding Techn. Fundamentals


Total Credit Hours:3