What does a welder do?
Welders, cutters, solderers, and brazers use hand-held or remotely controlled equipment to join or cut metal parts. They also fill holes, indentations, or seams in metal products.
What do I need to get a welding job?
Cecil College’s welding certification program covers four separate modules totaling 256 hours of training. At the completion of all four classes, students will be eligible to take the certification exam.
Students that successfully complete the HCC course should be able to obtain entry-level employment in the construction/ metal building/fabrication trades. Total training time is 30 hours.
What is the median salary of a welder?
- $45,880 per year