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Career Pathway Certificate: Welding (Basic)

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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 opportunities will be presented at an Information Session held at the NICC Cresco Center Wednesday, Sept. 18 at 5:30 pm. Register now at to attend the free event.  To begin your tuition assistance application now, please contact Success Coach Josh Shimak at 563.562.3263 ext. 307,
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Class Details

28 Sessions
Weekly - Mon, Wed

NICC Cresco Center

Ronald Boenig 



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



Schedule Information

Skip dates: (No class on 11/27/2019, 12/23/2019, 12/25/2019, 12/25/2019, 12/30/2019, 12/30/2019, 01/01/2020, 01/01/2020)

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
10/21/2019 - 2/10/2020 Weekly - Mon, Wed 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM Cresco, NICC Cresco Center  Map Ronald Boenig