Basic Welding

Our Basic Welding class is designed for the person who is interested in entering the welding trade.

  • Provides an overview of five fundamentals of the welding trade: Electric Arc Welding, MIG Welding, TIG Welding, Oxygen/Acetylene Burning and Blueprint Reading for Welders.
  • Learn the basics needed to move on to more in-depth welding training.
  • The Basic Welding training will cover the required techniques and skills to pass a AWS D1.1 3G Certification that may be required for employment. This class does not include the Certification test.

10 weeks/200 hours
Mon-Thu 10 AM-3 PM

April 15th- June 25th, 2019  – Class time is 8 AM – 1 PM

July 8th – Sept 16th, 2019 – New Class times begin 10 AM – 3 PM

Sept 30th – Dec 10th, 2019

January 13th – March 24th, 2020

April 20th – June 29th, 2020

Free training, which is funded by a grant from the BB&T Growth Fund, is available by contacting