Ironworkers Pre-Apprenticeship (CTPAIW)

Certificate

In this certificate program, students will be introduced to the necessary skills needed to be a Union Ironworker across the United States and Canada. Training includes print reading, safety and welding processes used by the Union Ironworker trades. Students who successfully complete the program will be eligible for advanced standing in the Ironworker Local Union Apprenticeship Training Program.

This is a high demand, high skill and high wage program as defined by the Michigan Community College Network.

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63,043Median Earnings

1740Annual Job Openings

8% 10 Year Employment Growth

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63,043Median Earnings

1740Annual Job Openings

8% 10 Year Employment Growth

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37,669Median Earnings

228Annual Job Openings

-8% 10 Year Employment Growth

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2017-18 | 2018-19 | 2019-20

2019-2020 Academic Requirements

 

In this certificate program, students will be introduced to the necessary skills needed to be a Union Ironworker across the United States and Canada. Training includes print reading, safety and welding processes used by the Union Ironworker trades. Students who successfully complete the program will be eligible for advanced standing in the Ironworker Local Union Apprenticeship Training Program.

 

All courses must be completed with a C or better.

 
Division
Adv Tech/Public Serv Careers
Department
Heating, Ventilation, A/C Dept
Advisors
Glenn Kay II
Cristy Lindemann
Julie N. (Niki) Lee
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Major/Area Requirements
Class   Title Minimum Credits
CMG 115   Safety and Employability Skills for Construction Trades 3
CMG 145   Construction Plan Reading for the Trade 3
CON 106   Contextualized Math for the Trades 3
WAF 115   Oxy-Fuel Gas Cutting and Welding for Ironworkers 4
WAF 116   Shielded Metal Arc Welding for Ironworkers 4
WAF 117   Flux Cored Arc Welding for Ironworkers 4
CON 193   Tools, Equipment and Material Handling for the Trade 3
Total 24
Total Credits Required
24