Associate of Applied Science in
A.A.S. In Applied Technical Management - Welding
North Georgia Technical College
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The AAS in Applied Technical Management allows a student to complete a Welding diploma and continue to earn an AAS degree. In addition to the skills and knowledge obtained in the diploma program, the student will obtain degree-level general education knowledge and business-related skills and knowledge. Graduates of the program receive an Applied Technical Management Associate of Applied Science Degree.
North Georgia Technical College’s Welding diploma and degree programs provide students with an academic path from entry-level positions to management. Students train in NGTC’s new state-of-the-art welding facility equipped with the latest welding technology, and graduates leave fully prepared to take qualification tests.
Individuals who graduate from NGTC’s Welding program can hit the shop floor running if they choose to become:
Gas Tungsten Arc Welder
Shielded Metal Arc Welder
Graduates of the Welding Technology program may work in a variety of fields including:
Nuclear Power generation
Many employment fields require skills similar to those required to be a welder, such as:
Assemblers and Fabricators
Jewellers and Precious Stone and Metal Workers
Machinists and Tool and Die Makers
Metal and Plastic Machine Workers
Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters
Sheet Metal Workers
The instructors work directly with employers and refer qualified graduates for employment.