- Tuesdays and Thursdays, September 15 – November 19, 6-8 p.m.
- Cost: $475
- No experience necessary, ages 18+
- Held at the Valdez High School, instructed by Josh Miller
- Register by Sept. 14 at PWSC
This class provides an introduction to SMAW (stick welding), Oxyfuel Cutting, Plasma Cutting, and GMAW (Mild Steel MIG Welding). Students will learn about shop safety, equipment operation, and welding procedures. Emphasis is on learning welding technique. Project design and completion is not a required component.
Students must provide their own leather welding gloves, welding helmet, safety glasses, heavy cotton, FR, or leather welding coat, leather footwear, and cotton or leather clothing, full button up front. Some of these items can be purchased through instructor. Recommended are cotton welding hat and steel-toed work boots.