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Basic Welding for Women (A) - Fall 2018

Course number : INDT-510    Section number : C01
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Course Description

Have you always wanted to learn how to weld? Come learn the basics of welding in a supportive and comfortable environment made just for women.

In this course designed specifically for women, you will learn how to safely use various materials, tools, and techniques for basic welding. This course covers the basics of oxy-acetylene and shielded metal arc welding with related theory and practical lab instruction. You will learn how to weld common joint types on mild steel that is often encountered in manufacturing, construction, and repairs. Increase your good welding habits by getting hands-on experience in fusion welding of mild steel in both oxy-acetylene and shielded arc welding, brazing and torch cutting, and care for equipment. What’s stopping you?

Upon successful completion of Basic Welding for Women, you will:
  • have gained knowledge and skills in basic welding.
  • be able to weld common joint types on mild steel.
  • feel confident and safe while welding.
  • obtain a Recognition of Participation certificate.
This course has no prerequisites.

Participants will need to bring their own pair of safety glasses, steel-toed boots, cotton or natural fiber coveralls, and welding gloves. A welding helmet is optional, but recommended.

Basic course materials are included.  Personal Project materials are extra.

Class Details

8 Sessions
Weekly - Tue

Trades & Technologies (TT)

Wanda Leclair 



Registration Closes On
Saturday, September 29, 2018 @ 12:00 AM

Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s) Instructional Method
10/2/2018 - 11/20/2018 Weekly - Tue 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM Lethbridge, Trades & Technologies (TT)  Map Wanda Leclair  ClassRoom