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Welding Technology Career Pathways

The vision of Welding Technology is to promote safety and performance standards, enhance leadership, and provide relevant curriculum vital to the education of all students. Welding Technology will:

  • Operate as the venue for nationally recognized industry standard training.
  • Provide a critical link in school to employment or postsecondary education.
  • Develop stronger relationships with the community in terms of mutual advocacy, cooperative field experiences, employment placement, and support for relevant student organizations and competitions.
  • Represent an important component in the education of all students.
  • Require and promote critical thinking and problem solving.
  • Offer an up to date curriculum based on standards that adapt to changes in the industry.
  • Integrate academic skills to insure that students develop written and verbal communications skills, computational skills, and scientific/math problem-solving skills.

Kentucky Department of Education:
https://education.ky.gov/CTE/ctepa/Documents/Weld--2017-2018.pdf