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Mastering Materials And Processes

Students have the unique opportunity to be part of this fast-growing and in-demand career pathway that encompasses engineering, robotics, advanced manufacturing, welding and fabrication. Tolles is an official Robotics and Advanced Manufacturing Technology Education Collaborative (RAMTEC) Center, a $15 million statewide initiative that encompasses nine career-technical schools throughout the state of Ohio.
Programs: Engineering Technologies - Welding & Fabrication Technology

Engineering Technologies

Do you often wonder how or why things work? Are you interested in solving technical problems through science and design? If so, engineering and manufacturing is for you. This program will prepare you for careers in engineering, robotics and manufacturing as a mechanic, production manager, engineering technician and quality assurance inspector. At Tolles, you’ll get a hands-on learning experience in one of the most advanced robotics and manufacturing labs in the region. You’ll learn:

  • How to operate 3D printers to create and assemble models
  • How to use tools, equipment and software found across the industry
  • VEX robotics
  • Engineering design, principles and manufacturing
  • How to operate precision manufacturing equipment

What can you do with an Engineering Technologies education from Tolles?
With great job placement and continued education opportunities, Tolles gives you the foundation you need for success in the high-demand engineering and manufacturing industries.

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Tolles graduates are prepared for college with an extensive foundation in engineering, robotics and manufacturing. Get a head-start on your higher education with college credits and industry credentials!

You have the opportunity to earn technical and industry certifications that will prepare you for higher wage employment following high school. Start your career with confidence and credentials that will set you apart!

Core Courses
  • Engineering Design
  • Engineering Principles
  • Manufacturing Operations
  • Engineering Capstone
  • Robotics
  • Computer Integrated Manufacturing

Welding & Fabrication Technology

Do you like working with your hands to build and create? Does the vision of a typical 9 to 5 office bore you? Then a career in welding and fabrication might be for you! At Tolles, you can turn your mechanical interest and steady hands into an in-demand career in the fast-growing welding industry. You’ll get hands-on, real-world learning experience in our on-site welding lab while working on technical projects for actual clients. Learn how your career can help build the future. You’ll:

  • Learn how to read blueprints and study essential welding and fabrication procedures
  • Gain experience with standard welding processes like Stick, MIG, TIG and Flux Core
  • Gain skills with standard cutting techniques using Oxyfuel and Plasma
  • Learn problem-solving, critical thinking, communication and teamwork skills
  • Learn shop safety and housekeeping skills
  • Learn specialty skills with alloys
  • such as mild steel, stainless steel & aluminum

What can you do with a Welding and Fabrication education from Tolles?
Students practice their skills daily in a top-notch welding lab and often work on projects for the community or real-world “clients.” Tolles provides you with the foundation you need for success in the high-demand areas of advanced manufacturing or further higher education opportunities.

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Your experience and training makes you eligible for opportunities to continue your education at some of the top welding schools in the area.

Tolles will help prepare you for careers in welding, fabrication, engineering, ironworking, research & development, and more. You’ll have the opportunity to earn your AWS D1.1 Structural Certification, ensuring that you are ready to work directly following graduation!

Core Courses
  • Gas Metal Arc Welding
  • Shielded Metal Arc Welding
  • Manufacturing Capstone
  • Flux Core Arc Welding
  • Gas Tungsten Arc Welding
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