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Career Pathway Certificate: Welding (GMAW), Oelwein

ID : 83629   
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The demand for welders in Northeast Iowa is high, and employers have stable jobs with good wages that are going unfilled.  With the skills learned in this Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW) lab, you will be ready to start your career as a highly sought-after welder 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.  By the end of this lab experience, you will also be able to weld carbon steel in multiple positions and you’ll be prepared for immediate employment or continuation in our extended welding diploma program.

For information about the program and tuition assistance opportunities please contact Success Coach Theresa Laughead at, or call 844-642-2338, ext. 5282.

Class Details

27 Sessions
Days of the Week :Multiple Days of the Week :
  Daily - Tue,Wed,Thu.  
  Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu.  

Location : Multiple Location : 
  NICC Oelwein Center-RAMS
  Regional Tech Complex.

Instructor : Multiple Instructor :
 1.William Dixon  2.Theresa Laughead 



Please read:  Steele-toed shoes and cotton clothing (long sleeve shirt and pants) are required.



Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
7/6/2021 - 7/8/2021 Daily - Tue,Wed,Thu 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM Oelwein, NICC Oelwein Center-RAMS  Map Theresa Laughead 
7/12/2021 - 8/19/2021 Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu 3:00 PM - 9:00 PM Oelwein, Regional Tech Complex  Map William Dixon 

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