Metal Fabrication

Program Name: 
Metal Fabricator Apprentice

The work of a Metal Fabricator may include: fabricate, lay out, position, align, and fit parts of structural metal products according to job order or blueprints for: manufactured metal products, frameworks or shells for machinery; ovens; smoke stacks and metal parts for buildings and bridges.

Median Salary After Completion: 
$45,088
Occupation Titles: 

Not yet available

Program Number: 
50-457-1
Training Details: 

4-year training program
7,424 hours on-the-job training
576 hours of related instruction
Additional related instruction may be required
Classroom studies include blueprint reading, mathematics and metallurgy.

Application Requirements: 

Entry requirements vary by employer
High school diploma or equivalent
Physically able to perform trade
Applicants apply directly to participating employers

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  • Program transfers from this college to other institutions.* Click icon for college transfer info.
  • Program can be completed entirely online at this college.
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