This certificate is designed with the help of PG&E.
Courses within this pathway help prepare students for careers within the petrochemical/chemical gas pipeline industry. The power pathway specifically trains welders for potential apprentice welding positions within Pacific Gas and Electric.
Prerequisites to the program are the successful completion of WLD 22, WLD 24, WLD 25, WLD 26, WLD 28, WLD 30, WLD 32, WLD 34, WLD 36, WLD 40, WLD 42, WLD 50, and WLD 56.
Co-requisites to this program are WLD 154, WLD 156, and WLD 160.
Certificate in PowerPathway Gas Pipeline Welding courses:
(only offered in the summer session)
WLD 55 Power Generation & Petroleum Pipe & Tube Welding 5 units
WLD 158 Shop Practices for Pipe and Tube Welders 1 unit
WLD 162 Pipe and Tube Welding Certification Practices 1 unit