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    Eastern Center for Arts and Technology: High School Career Program-Welding Technology


    • Listing Type: Summer Programs
    • Program Delivery: Day
    • Destination: United States
    • Provided By: Private School
    • Session Length: Other
    • Entering Grade: 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
    • Gender: Coed
    • Category: Academic
    • Sub-Categories: STEM, Engineering
    • Selective: No
    • Ages: 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
    • Minimum Cost: <$500
    • Career Clusters: Architecture and Construction, Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics
    • Credit Awarded: Yes
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    Good welders make good money…learn how at EASTERN! This two-year career program is designed for the student who is interested in the industrial engineering field. Students will learn about the properties of different types of metals and how to join them using state-of-the-art welding equipment. One-year seniors will be considered if space is available in the program.

    Program prepares students for entry level employment as combination welder and welding production assistant. With further education and experience, students can find opportunities in occupations such as mechanical, aerospace or industrial engineering, business owner, equipment sales and welding engineer.

    Students can earn industry certifications through the program. Certifications available are the Occupational Safety and Health Administration 10 and S/P2. Students that meet program task requirements have the opportunity to take the American Welding Society D1.1 qualification test to certify them for welding on structural steel.