Academic Catalogs

Pipe, Certificate of Specialization

Banner Code: 1_CE_PIPE

Not Financial Aid Eligible

This Certificate of Specialization certifies mastery of skills necessary or Pipe Levels I and/or II.

Program Outcomes

  1. Acquire the necessary skills training for proficiency in taking a welding qualification test for certification which may be required for employment.
  2. Improve or develop additional proficiencies required for professional growth or advancement in their current employment.

Review Graduation Requirements.

Course Title Units
Required Courses
WELD A100Arc & Oxy-acetylene Welding3-4
or WELD A101 Arc & Oxy-acetylene Welding
WELD A111Weld Testing Pipe0.5
WELD A200Advanced Welding3-4
or WELD A201 Advanced Welding
WELD A250Pipe Welding Level 13
Total Units9.5-11.5

Program Sequence

These sequences at Orange Coast College are curriculum maps for students to finish all requirements for the certificate. There may be advisories, prerequisites, or time requirements that students need to consider before following these maps.Students are advised to meet with an Orange Coast College Counselor for alternate sequencing. 

Plan of Study Grid
Year 1
Semester 1Units
Arc & Oxy-acetylene Welding
or Arc & Oxy-acetylene Welding
Semester 2
Advanced Welding
or Advanced Welding
Year 2
Semester 1
WELD A250 Pipe Welding Level 1 3
WELD A111 Weld Testing Pipe 0.5
 Total Units9.5