Career Training

Welding Training


Basic Welding

CEC-6460-SU24 - Basic Welding Pre-requisite: None.

Are you interested in learning basic welding skills? In this course you will gain a basic knowledge of mig, tig and stick welding and cutting torches. 10hr Teaching safety, 10hr GMAW equipment, 10hr GMAW set up, 10hr Welding beads F1 (flat), 10hr Welding f2 (horizontal), 10hr Welding F3 (vertical up), 10hr Welding F3 (vertical down).

Welding kit is not provided.

Instructor:  Wing
Date:June 2023
Time:3:30pm - 7:30pm
Cost:$1200 includes book
Location:Coopers Campus Bldg 4



6461 - Pre-requisite: Must complete entrance assessment. (TABE)
This is a 342 hour Welding Program providing instruction in basic welding skills and then moving into more advanced welding procedures. Students will gain hands-on experience using the tools, equipment and consumables of the welding trade and receive training of in-depth skills with concentration on techniques and proficiency in the welding field. Areas of instruction include blue print reading, welding symbols, theory and practice in all aspects of welding to include Stick, Mig and Tig (SMAW, GMAW, and GTAW). More advance skills such as out of position welding (vertical up and overhead), oxy-fuel cutting, plasma arc cutting and welding on materials such as stainless steel and aluminum will enhance the student’s skill level and overall welding abilities. Class will include visits to local manufacturing facilities and resume building. Upon successful completion of this program a GST BOCES certificate will be issued.
**Steel Toe Boots are required**

Lead Instructors: Mike Lederman, BS in Education, Adult Ed Certification
Fran Wing, Adult Ed Certification

Tuition includes book and kit fee.

***Qualifies for Pro-Rated Federal Student Loans ONLY***

Sallie Mae Private Education Loans also available
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Call 607-739-7905 for more information.



Date:9/12/22 - 5/17/23
Time:4:00pm - 8:00pm
Cost:$6,800* + +Enrollment Fee $100
Location:Bush Campus Bldg 2