Are you passionate about creating, fixing, and working with your hands? Do you find satisfaction in seeing the tangible results of your hard work? If so, a career in welding might be the perfect fit for you.
At Tri-County Career Center, we offer a comprehensive 660-hour Welding Technology program designed to fuel your passion and transform it into a rewarding career. Our program is more than just a course; it's a stepping stone to a future filled with opportunities.
We equip you with the essential skills, knowledge, and attitudes to kickstart your journey in the welding profession. Our expert instructors, state-of-the-art facilities, and hands-on approach to learning ensure that you're not just learning - you're preparing for real-world success.
Areas of Study
This class includes training in:
- Welding safety
- Oxyfuel cutting
- Base metal preparation
- MIG Welding
- TIG Welding
- Stick Welding
- Flux Core Welding
- Structural welding
Professional Certifications and Industry Credentials
Students may have the opportunity for:
- D1.1 3/8" AWS Structural Steel Certifications
- D9.1 Sheet Metal Certifications
In addition, successful students will earn the following certifications:
- OHSA-10 Certification
- ACT National Career Readiness Certificate (NCRC)
Welders are in big demand in a number of fields including manufacturing, oil & gas, transportation, and heavy equipment. Welding occupations include fabricators, pipe welders, bridge welders, and structural welders.
Wages vary, but the average hourly wage is $12 to $17 starting out.