Welding Technology


welding_15The WELDING TECHNOLOGY program is designed to offer the student a solid background in the latest techniques, procedures, and processes in welding. Students are encouraged to complete the two-year program, although several certificate options are available.The Welding department also offers after-hours, independent study opportunities to community residents seeking to upgrade their skills. Contact Bill Johnson for further information.

NORTHWEST COLLEGE offers a two-year degree program, a one-year certificate, and two 27-credit certificates. Students experience hands-on training in the welding field; because of the professional development of the student, he or she is prepared to enter the welding workforce upon graduation.

See Weld Descriptions for some useful terminology.


Bill Johnson
Associate Professor of Welding; Coordinator of Welding