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Basic Welding

at Anoka Technical College

Program Details

  • Award: Certificate
  • Credits: 17
  • Delivery: Face-to-face where some online courses may be available or required.
  • WIA Certified

About this Program

Welding Technology/Welder. A program that prepares individuals to apply technical knowledge and skills to join or cut metal surfaces. Includes instruction in arc welding, resistance welding, brazing and soldering, cutting, high- energy beam welding and cutting, solid state welding, ferrous and non-ferrous materials, oxidation-reduction reactions, welding metallurgy, welding processes and heat treating, structural design, safety, and applicable codes and standards.

Program Locations

  • Anoka Technical College 55303
  • Cambridge-Isanti High School 55008

Labor Market Information

  • Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers

  • Median wage: $19.71/hour-Above the median
  • Employment outlook: Below statewide average
  • Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Machine Operators

  • Median wage: $18.69/hour-Below the median
  • Employment outlook: Shrinking
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Anoka Technical College
Anoka Technical College
1355 W. Highway 10 Anoka, MN 55303 Local: (763) 576-4850 TTY: (800) 627-3529 Email: enrollmentservices@anokatech.edu