Do you already have an AWS certification and you want to learn more advanced skills? If so, this class is for you! In this class, you will have the opportunity to learn out of position welds, including vertical, overhead, and open root welds. These positions are challenging but rewarding skills to learn. Being competent in these skills will allow you to weld in a variety of settings and projects. Students are also encouraged to take Blueprint Reading and Fabrication Math for Welders. Enhance your skill set today!
What to wear
*** Everything you wear could be potentially damaged by the nature of the class. Please do not wear anything you don’t want ruined.
What not to wear
- Long pants (preferably jeans or cargo pants)
- 100% cotton shirt, long sleeve or t-shirt depending on the weather
- Shoes should be leather & at least over the ankle (6”), high tops (8”) are highly recommended; steel toes are preferred.
- Hair tie if necessary
What to bring
- Tennis shoes/Flip flops
- Anything flammable or easily meltable (like nylon, flannel or synthetic material)
- Frayed or cuffed pants
Students will be given the supplies needed to be successful throughout the class. Items like leather gloves, helmets, safety glasses are all shared among students. If you feel more comfortable buying and bringing your own personal supplies to each class, you are welcome and encouraged to do that.
*** Please also keep lighters in your car during class. They have been known to explode so do not keep them on your person.