This certificate is designed to address the training needs of railway mechanical welders. Upon successful completion of this program, you should be able to demonstrate safe operating procedures for welding applications, perform skill competencies involving a variety of processes and positions, passcode welding requirements according to AWS D15.1, and perform welding operations as needed.

JCCC’s railroad industrial technology certificate program is open to BNSF employees and/or approved students.
Enrollment is subject to the approval of the BNSF Railway training director and JCCC division administrator.

(Major Code 3190; CIP Code 49.0208)

Railroad Science Program web page

Certificate Requirements

Required Courses

RRIT 160Basic Welding*3
RRIT 162Structural Stick Welding*3
RRIT 164Structural Wire Welding*3
RRIT 166Mechanical Welding Air Brake Pipe*3
or RRIT 168 Sheet Metal Welding*
Total Hours12

Total Program Hours: 12 


This course has registration requirements.