WELDING CERTIFICATION

BY: CALEB BUTLER

BACKGROUND KNOWLEDGE

HOW TO BECOME A SUCCESSFUL WELDER AND BECOME CERTIFIED

  1. DECIDE WHAT TYPE OF WELDING YOU WOULD LIKE TO DO.
  2. PICK A COLLEGE THAT IS GOOD IN THAT FIELD OF WELDING
  3. WHEN YOU SUBMIT A COLLEGE APPLICATION TRY TO MAKE IT PERSONALIZED FOR THEM
  4. BECOME CERTIFIED AT THE HIGHEST LEVEL POSSIBLE
  5. FIND A JOB THAT IS SUITED FOR YOU (BENEFITS, TIME OFF, PAY, ECT....)

QUESTIONS YOU MAY BE WONDERING

  1. HOW MUCH WILL THEY MAKE A YEAR- THEY WILL MAKE AROUND 350-450K A YEAR
  2. HOW MANY KINDS OF WELDING IS THERE- THERE ARE 3 MAIN TYPES (MIG, TIG, ARC)
  3. HOW LONG WILL IT TAKE TO GET CERTIFIED- IT TAKES ANYWHERE FROM 3 MONTHS TO A YEAR AND A HALF

OTHER POTENTIAL QUESTIONS

  1. HOW MANY HOURS WILL YOU WORK A WEEK- WHO KNOWS SOMETIMES 20 OR MAYBE SOMETIMES 50 IT ALL DEPENDS ON THE WORK NEEDED
  2. WHAT KIND OF WELD WILL TOU DO THE MOST- MAINLY ARC
  3. WHAT ROD WILL YOU USE THE MOST- 6011 0R 3011 FOR WELDING PIPELINE PIPE