Course Title
Welding Technician
Course Code
CWD - 800 E Central St.
Eric Lansdown

This course introduces students to entry level skills and knowledge of shielded metal arc welding, gas metal arc welding, flux-cored arc welding, gas tungsten arc welding and plasma arc Cutting.  Students are also introduced to welding the various joint designs in different welding positions.

Contact Hours 160
22 Hours Lecture
138 Hours lab

  1. Welding Safety (12 hours)
  2. Cylinders
  3. Fire hazards
  4. UV
  5. Grinding RPM
  6. Shielding
  7. Guarding
  8. Theory (4hours)
  9. SMAW
  10. GTAW
  11. PAC
  12. GMAW
  13. Pulse
  14. Spray
  15. Short-arc
  16. Flux core
  17. Blueprint (4 hours)
  18. Measurements (2 hours)
  19. Hands on content (138 Hours)
  20. Plate welds
  21. Groove welds
  22. Pipe welds
  23. Lap welds
  24. Fillet welds

This course is eligible for funding under SkillUP for students that are participating in the Food Stamps Program. If you believe you may be eligible for this funding, please call (417) 447-8888 prior to registering online.

New Class Dates Coming Soon!

This class is eligible for free tuition through the Job Corps Scholars Program. For more information email or call 417-447-6977 / 417-447-6978

This class is eligible for The Fast Track Workforce Incentive Grant. For more information call 417-447-8888 or email to 

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