Welding I - 30 hours
This 30-hour course will provide students with entry-level skills in Welding. This course includes basic welding theory, safety in welding, introduction to oxygen, basic weld symbols for blueprint reading. You will learn oxyacetylene welding using the cutting torch and brazing, electric arc and other welding techniques, and SMAW (Stick) welding with a variety of electrodes in the flat and horizontal fillet positions. You are required to bring your own safety gear (jeans or workpants, leather boots that cover the ankle, clear safety glasses), but helmets will be provided.