Basic welding for farm & home
Tuesdays and Thursdays, 6-9 p.m., Sept. 11-Oct. 11 at LBWCC in Opp.
This course is designed for those who want to learn basic welding and cutting skills in order to complete minor repair and/or fabrication projects around the farm or home. Projects could range from minor repairs to the frame of piece of equipment to perhaps building a small gate.
Instruction includes basic MIG welding (GMAW), basic stick welding (SMAW), and basic oxyfuel cutting (OFC). Emphasis will be placed on individual student need and assisting students in obtaining the desired skills that interest them the most.
Learn proper set-up and safe operation of the welding and cutting equipment, striking and controlling the arc and proper fit-up of joints. Learn through observing the instructor and hands-on applications.
Space is limited, so early registration is recommended. Cost for the course is $225. Students will need to provide their own personal protective equipment and tools for the course, which include: welding hood/helmet, safety glasses, welding gloves, cutting goggles, long sleeve shirt or leathers, long pants, leather boots or work shoes, chipping hammer, wire brush, and tape measure.
For more information, call 334-493-5344 or email email@example.com.
Students may register in person in the Student Services office at any LBWCC campus. Office hours are Monday-Thursday, 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Fridays, 8 a.m.-Noon.