Kelvin Byrd


Department Head - Mechatronics

Brashier CampusKelvinByrd
Bldg. 201 Room 163

Phone: (864) 250-4144
Fax: (864) 228-5009

Academic Background

  • High School - Laurens High School
  • Associate Degree - Greenville Technical College
  • Bachelors of Science - Clemson University
  • Masters of Education - Jones International University
  • National Center for Construction Education and Research (NCCER) Certified Instructor
  • State Certified Teacher Industrial Education

Professional Experience

  • Adjunct Instructor - Greenville Technical College
  • Pipe Welder - General Electric
  • Welder - L&K Metal Fabrication
  • Instructor - Golden Strip Career Center
  • Department Head - Greenville Technical College


  • Certified Pipe Welder per the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
    Section IX, American Welding Society (AWS), and American Petroleum Institute (API) Codes
  • Certified in SMAW, GTAW, MIG, FCAW, Dy Metrics, and Robotics Welding Processes
  • Certified in Structural and Pipe Welding Ferrous and Non-Ferrous Metals
  • Train Welders to the National Codes using the NCCER Modular Formatted Training