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Career Pathway Certificate: Basic Welding

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With the skills learned in this basic welding program, you will be ready to start your career in a matter of months. You will learn safe working practices, become familiar with welding equipment, use basic measuring tools, read manufacturing-part blueprints and identify standard welding symbols. You will also get hands-on lab experience with gas metal arc welding (MIG) and welding in various positions on steel and aluminum. This program is designed to prepare workers for high-demand welding jobs. Information about the program and tuition assistance will be covered at a Career Event, held on Wednesday, March 14, 2018, at 5:30 p.m. in Cresco. Register now at or call 563.562.3263, ext. 399 to attend the free information session.

Class Details

30 Sessions
Weekly - Mon, Wed

NICC Cresco Center

Ronald Boenig 



Please read:  Students must wear/provide their own safety glasses, ear plugs, welding gloves, long-sleeved cotton shirt and closed-toe shoes.



Schedule Information

Skip dates: (No class on 05/28/2018, 05/28/2018, 07/04/2018, 07/04/2018)

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
4/9/2018 - 7/25/2018 Weekly - Mon, Wed 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM Cresco, NICC Cresco Center  Map Ronald Boenig