The Welding 101 welding class is designed for the person who would like to get started immediately with practical welding at home or on a homestead.


The instruction will be primarily hands-on:  Setting up and using a flux core welder.

This 3 – 4 hour class will cover:

Overview of welding concepts & Safety IssuesTypes of metal that weld or do not weldTypes of welders and weldingHow to set up a wire-feed, flux-core welder (electric)Welding techniques

o  Welding a lap joint

o  Welding a corner joint

o  Welding project:  we will all participate welding a class project

Class Information:

This class will be held at our outdoor campus, under the pole barn.

Class Times: 9 am – 1 pm.

Tuition is $40.

Class size is limited to 6 students to ensure hands-on time for everyone.

Gear List

Students should bring long sleeved shirts and long pants  and close-toed shoes.  If you have your own work gloves, please bring these as well, as they will fit you better than the standard-issue gloves we have available.

Also recommended: bring water and snacks.

How To Register: