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Welding Level 1 - FF

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This 6-week course concentrates on Shielded Metal Arc Welding where students will learn the following from the AWS D1.1 Standard:  1G Positioning, 2G Positioning, Metal cutting using Oxy-Fuel Cutter and Metal cutting using a Band Saw.  Students will also learn MIG (Metal Inert Gas) welding practices, including how to strike an arc, and how to read a puddle.  Upon successful completion of the course students will take exams to receive two AWS (American Welding Society) Certifications.
The first class meeting will be held at the FredCAT Center in Central Park Fredericksburg, located at 1325 Central Park Blvd, Fredericksburg, VA 22401, where students will have the opportunity to utilize the Virtual Welding equipment on site.  The remaining 5 class sessions will be held at the Carver Center located at 9432 N James Madison Hwy, Rapidan, VA 22733.
PLEASE NOTE:  PPE (Personal Protection Equipment) Required:  Welding Gloves, Welding Helmet, Safety Glasses, Steel-Toe Shoes and Welding Jacket.  These items (not including the Steel-Toe Shoes) may be purchased from Germanna Community College for $300.00. Students may also purchase these items from other locations (i.e. Amazon, EBay, etc.).

Class Details

6 Sessions
Weekly - Sat

Carver Center

(to be decided) TBD 

CEUs : 4.2



Please read:  I am enrolling in this class as part of the New Economy Workforce Credential Grant Program (WCG). As a condition to receiving this grant, I agree to the following terms and conditions as specified on this: WCG Release Form.



Registration Closes On
Saturday, September 28, 2019 @ 12:00 AM

Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
8/24/2019 - 9/28/2019 Weekly - Sat 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Rapidan, Carver Center  Map (to be decided) TBD