You are only four classes away from a Welding Certificate and having the skills local companies are looking for.

Start now and you can be ready for a new career as a welder!

Classes forming now at LSC-Victory Center.

Summer 2014
June 2 - August 17
Blueprint Reading (WLDG 1413 - Class # 5934)
(Monday / Wednesday, 12:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.)
June 2 - August 17

Intro to Welding Fundamentals (WLDG 1421 - Class # 11090)
(Tuesday / Thursday, 8:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m)

 June 2 - August 17

Intro to Shield Metal Arc Welding (WLDG 1428 - Class # 5940)
(Tuesday / Thursday, 4:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.)

Fall 2014: Enroll in two more classes to complete your specialization (Depending on Availability)
Shielding Metal Arc
Intro to Shielded Metal Arc Welding (WLDG 1428)
Internship Shielding Metal Arc Welding (WLDG 1457)
Gas Metal Arc Welding
Intro to Gas Metal Arc Welding (WLDG 1430)
Advanced Metal Arc Welding (WLDG 2447)
Gas Tungsten Arc Welding
Intro to Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (WLDG 1434)
Advanced Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (WLDG 2451)

A certificate program costs less than $1,000. Even better, we have financial aid and scholarships that could pay for as much as half the cost.

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As an entry-level welder, you can earn between $13 and $20 per hour, plus you'll have opportunities to earn even more as you gain experience and additional education.
Employment services are available to students and graduates for both part- and full-time, on-campus and off-campus employment through the career services office and a variety of programs and partnerships with area employers.

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