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Entry Level Welder

at Ridgewater College

Program Details

  • Award: Certificate
  • Credits: 16
  • Delivery: Face-to-face where some online courses may be available or required.
  • WIA Certified

About this Program

This program teaches entry level welding, blueprint reading, shop equipment and tools, and safety. Students are trained to pass x-ray requirements in plate welding while complying with the AWS code, and to understand correct rod selection for different welding applications. Three areas of welding are offered: shield manual arc, gas metal arc welding, and oxyacetylene welding.

Program Locations

  • Ridgewater College, Hutchinson 55350
  • Ridgewater College, Willmar 56201
Ridgewater College
2101 15th Ave NW Willmar, MN 56201 Toll-Free: (800) 722-1151 Local: (320) 222-5200 TTY: (800) 627-3529