Introductory Welding

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Basic Arc Welding

This course is designed for the beginning welder who has limited or no welding experience. The emphasis is on basic practical welding of steel for home or farm use. Safety will be emphasized with supervised lab practice in gas welding, cutting, and arc welding. Various welding equipment and welding techniques will be surveyed. Welding equipment and consumables are included.

This introductory welding course will include:

  • SMAW (Shielded Metal Arc Welding)
  • GMAW (Gas Metal Arc Welding)

Dates: Mondays, March 1, 2021, to March 29, 2021 (no class March 22)
Times: 5:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Location: Calhoun Decatur Campus, Industrial Technologies Welding Shop

Cost: $425.00 (includes equipment and supplies) Class is limited to 8 participants!

Class is limited to 8 participants

Registration deadline February 22, 2021.


Advanced Welding

This course is designed for the basic welder who has introductory welding experience. The emphasis is on welding of various materials and techniques. Student chosen projects are often included in this course. Safety will be emphasized with supervised lab practice in gas welding and arc welding. Welding equipment and consumables are included. Minimum enrollment required.

Dates: TBA

Times: TBA
Location: Class will meet at the Hartselle City Schools, Hartselle Welding Center, 110 Booth St. Hartselle, AL.
Cost: $450.00 (includes equipment and supplies)
Class is limited to 8 participants!

Refunds

A full refund may be obtained by placing a written request to the Calhoun Community College Workforce Solutions, Industrial Training Project Manager, no later than 10 days prior to the program start date. No refund is available after 10 days prior to the program start date.

Contact Jennifer Geiger at jennifer.geiger@calhoun.edu or 256.306.2584 for more information.

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