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Welding

Welding

About

About the Program

Welding is a career preparation program housed in the Engineering, Math and Physical Sciences Division. It prepares students for employment and advancement in welding-related jobs performing welding, soldering and brazing duties.

Careers

Careers

Welders work both indoors and outdoors, welding or joining metal parts. Most work in manufacturing industries or construction. In the Chicago area, average annual salaries ranged from $20,600 to $64,700 in 2012. 

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Programs

Programs

CLC offers four certificate options in different welding specialties:

  • Welding Certificate
  • Gas Tungsten Arc Welding Certificate
  • Gas Metal Arc Welding Certificate
  • Shielded Metal Arc Welding Certificate

Learn more about the program options.

Why Choose CLC?

Why Choose CLC?

The Welding program has been developed with industry advice and is taught by faculty with extensive knowledge of the skills employers are seeking.