Welding is an instructional program that prepares students for employment or continued education in occupations of the welding field, focusing on welding symbols used in blueprints and drawings, as well as, cutting and welding techniques. The curriculum framework for this program was developed in partnership with the Mississippi Construction Education Foundation (MCEF). MCEF is the accredited sponsor for the National Center for Construction Education and Research (NCCER). Any student who successfully completes this program will be eligible to earn a National Certification through NCCER.

Mr. McCraney is the Welding instructor and has 11 years of teaching and industry experience.

The prerequisites to be considered for this program are shown below:

C or higher in English (previous year)

C or higher in high school-level math (previous year)

Instructor approval and TABE reading score (8th or higher)