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
  • High school diploma or GED are NOT required
  • 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.

Contact Us

Chris Patterson, Program Coordinator


Phone: (706) 646-6873

Program Courses


COFC 1080Construction Trades Core


WELD 1045Gas Tungsten Arc Welding I


Choose one of the following electives

WELD 1005Welding and Cutting Fundamentals



WELD 1007Welding Technology Fundamentals


Total Credit Hours:3