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Program Details

  • Award: Certificate
  • Credits: 30
  • Delivery: Must be completed entirely online; no face-to-face options available.

About this Program

The Production Welding certificate was designed in cooperation with local manufacturing companies and prepares students for an entry level career in welding. The program integrates theory and technical skills. Through coursework, the student will develop skills in gas metal arc welding (GMAW), print reading, safety and other applications necessary for employment at a manufacturing production facility.

Labor Market Information

  • Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers

  • Median wage: $19.71/hour-Above the median
  • Employment outlook: Below statewide average
  • Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Machine Operators

  • Median wage: $18.69/hour-Below the median
  • Employment outlook: Shrinking
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Northland Community and Technical College
Northland Community and Technical College
1101 Highway 1 E Thief River Falls, MN 56701 Toll-Free: (800) 959-6282 Local: (218) 683-8800 TTY: (800) 627-3529 Email: enroll@northlandcollege.edu