Rock Valley College

Industrial Welding ICAPS

The Welding ICAPS program provides interested Adult Education students an opportunity to complete their GED or continue taking ESL classes while taking college courses towards an Industrial Welder Certificate.  This will prepare students to work in an entry-level welding position.

ICAPS students also attend an academic support class where they continue working on their GED and/or ESL work and obtain extra assistance with the college coursework

Financial assistance may be available to qualifying students.

Semester 1

  • WLD 100 - Introduction to Welding (3 credits)
  • WLD 153 - Arc Welding: Flat/Horizontal (3 credits)
  • WLD 150 - Blueprint for Welders (3 credits)
  • STU 103 - Worplace Ethics (1 credit)
  • Academic Support course

Semester 2

  • WLD 157 - MIG Welding (3 credits)
  • WLD 158 - TIG Welding (3 credits)
  • Academic Support course

Information Sessions

All sessions held at RVC Downtown 99 East State Street, Rockford, IL

Wednesday, October 16, 2019 Industrial Welding 5:30 p.m
Friday, October 25, 2019 Industrial Welding 9:00 a.m.