PROGRAM DESCRIPTION

Successfully graduating Diploma in Metal Fabrication and Welding Technology students will become Trades Person in the Metal Fabrication and Welding technology.

Skills learned will evolve in welding- and fabrication techniques. Knowledge in specialized welding techniques like MIG and TIG will be acquired. Basic lathe and milling machine operations and basics in AutoCAD will be learned.

CURRICULUM DESIGN

Students of the Diploma in Metal Fabrication and Welding Technology are required to complete a minimum of eighty units of study. This excludes the extra credits gained by taking the elective units. By covering the required number of units in every year level a semester, it would take participants two years to complete the program. Elective units are offered in Workshop / Laboratory Management and Entrepreneurship.
In addition to the intensive training to mould a true Bosconian, In-Plant Training (IPT) is included in the Diploma Program. This is to give the students a firsthand experience in the world of actual work by being indentured in the different companies around the National Capital District. On a case-to-case basis, students are allowed to go for their IPT outside of Port Moresby especially if they need to do their industry experience in their sponsoring companies.