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Plan: CTE Welding Technology

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Mission Statement: Great Basin College is dedicated to welding training and education excellence. Our mission is to provide students with the training necessary for entry-level and continuing education to prepare them to meet the career, citizenship and lifelong learning challenges that they will face in the ever-changing global society and economy.
GOALS
1.  Goal: New Welding Facility for GBC's Elko Campus. (|Revised|09/24/2013|Steven Scilacci| )

Last changed on 04/25/2013 by Jon Licht

  OBJECTIVES
  1.1  Objective: 1. Obtain and develop new welding shop facilities.
See NOTE 1 below.
NOTE 1: With a new facility, the department would be able to offer more courses in Metals areas that are not currently being offered because of inadequate facilities.

Last changed on 09/24/2013 by Steven Scilacci

Status: Ongoing

    ACTION PLAN  
    1.1.1  Task: 1. Write rationale for new building, including preliminary sketch of the facility.

Last changed on 06/08/2010 by Cliff Ferry

Status: Completed

    1.1.2  Task: 2. Research grant funding opportunities and make formal requests for state dollars along with evaluating other funding sources.

Last changed on 02/03/2011 by Richard Barton

Status: Completed

    1.1.3  Task: 3. Keep lines of communication open between administration and faculty on progress in obtaining new welding facilities.

Last changed on 09/27/2013 by Steven Scilacci

Status: Ongoing

2.  Goal: Increase enrollments in the GBC Welding Department. (|Revised|09/24/2013|Steven Scilacci| )

Last changed on 11/30/2011 by Jon Licht

  OBJECTIVES
  2.1  Objective: 1. Develop comprehensive recruitment plan for the GBC Welding Program.

Last changed on 09/24/2013 by Steven Scilacci

Status: Ongoing

    ACTION PLAN  
    2.1.1  Task: 1. Visit four service area schools per year using a rotating system so all schools are visited every three years.

Last changed on 09/27/2013 by Steven Scilacci

Status: Ongoing

    2.1.2  Task: 1. Attend recruitment seminars at high schools in the rural areas of Nevada.

Last changed on 11/12/2010 by Richard Barton

Status: Ongoing

    2.1.3  Task: 1. Produce new posters and flyers to promote the welding program

Last changed on 09/27/2013 by Steven Scilacci

Status: Ongoing

    2.1.4  Task: 1. Coordinate with GBC Recruiting Department

Last changed on 08/06/2010 by Richard Barton

Status: Ongoing

3.  Goal: Keep curriculum and equipment in line with current technologies. (|Revised|09/27/2013|Steven Scilacci| )

Last changed on 09/27/2013 by Steven Scilacci

  OBJECTIVES
  3.1  Objective: 3. Update and improve curriculum and existing equipment for the GBC Welding Program.

Last changed on 09/27/2013 by Steven Scilacci

Status: Ongoing

    ACTION PLAN  
    3.1.1  Task: 1. Conduct, analyze, and act on student surveys as deemed necessary.

Last changed on 08/06/2010 by Richard Barton

Status: Ongoing

    3.1.2  Task: 1. Seek funds for advanced, up-to-date welding equipment.

Last changed on 09/27/2013 by Steven Scilacci

Status: Ongoing

    3.1.3  Task: 1. Pursue professional development in order to keep the welding faculty up to date in the latest technology in welding and inspection and to be eligible for renewal of Inspection and Certification through AWS (American Welding Society).

Last changed on 08/06/2010 by Richard Barton

Status: Ongoing

    3.1.4  Task: 1. Create new courses in metal fabrication.

Last changed on 11/12/2010 by Richard Barton

Status: Due 06 of 2015





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