Sheet Metal Worker Certificate of Achievement

Program Info

Year Established
2019
Program Code
SHEMET.TA.CA
Degree Type
Certificate of Achievement
Office Contact
School of Business, Entrepreneurship, and Professional Development: 313-845-9645, bepdinfo@hfcc.edu, Technology Bldg, Room: E-211
Faculty Contact
James Anderson: 313-845-6351, jwanderson3@hfcc.edu, Technology Bldg

Program Description

Description

Provides students with the opportunity to fabricate, assemble, install, and repair sheet metal products and equipment, such as ducts, control boxes, drainpipes, and furnace casings. Work may involve any of the following: setting up and operating fabricating machines to cut, bend, and straighten sheet metal; shaping metal over anvils, blocks, or forms using hammer; operating soldering and welding equipment to join sheet metal parts; or inspecting, assembling, and smoothing seams and joints of burred surfaces. Includes sheet metal duct installers who install prefabricated sheet metal ducts used for heating, air conditioning, or other purposes.

Program Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this program, students should be able to:

  1. Develop safe working habits with advanced technology tools & equipment.
  2. Apply digital skills in the application of different advanced technologies.
  3. Apply quantitative skills in the application of different advanced technologies.
  4. Demonstrate technological literacy of different advanced technologies through vocabulary, terminology and applications
  5. Develop appropriate communications tools and strategies for different advanced technological applications.
  6. Verify dimensions, alignment and clearances on finished parts to be assembled using appropriate measurement instruments.
  7. Plan, layout and install sheet metal components.

Admission Requirements

Additional Program Requirements

Complete a minimum of 38 additional credit hours in courses required within your specialization.

Program Requirements

Note

RTI (Related Training Instruction)
Employer specific document that details HFC courses needed to meet employer knowledge and skill requirements and fulfills HFC degree or certificate requirements.

Minimum Total Credit Hours
8.00
Requirements are subject to change. The information represented here is effective starting Winter 2019 and applies to the current catalog year. If you were admitted prior to this year, please check your requirements under the My Progress section of HFC Self Service.