If you enjoy working with your hands and are looking for a rewarding career, welding could be the perfect fit for you!
About the Program
Skilled welders are in high demand, not just in Hawai‘i, but around the world. Our Welding Technology (WELD) program is designed to meet the minimum skill standards established by the American Welding Society (AWS) for entry level welders. This means you’ll gain practical skills in the various phases of welding, cutting and fusing metals, and interpreting blueprints and sketches. Upon completion of our program, you’ll be trained in arc welding, plasma and carbon arc cutting, oxyacetylene welding, TIG welding, MIG welding, gas metal and flux core arc welding, welding inspecting testing principles and fabrication techniques.
Many of our Welding Technology graduates have gone on to careers in the occupations listed below:
Visit the Hawaii Career Explorer website for more information.
Financial Aid and Scholarships
First, complete your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) to determine if you are eligible for financial assistance which may help to cover your tuition and any additional costs. For more information about Financial Aid and FAFSA, visit Financial Aid Overview.
Next, see if you may qualify for Scholarships, which are awarded on the basis of merit, academic performance, and/or financial need. View the Scholarships page for available scholarships.
HonCC offers more than 23 academic programs offering 22 associate degrees and 31 certificates to prepare you for a lifetime of meaningful work.