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-hour class will cover:

  • Overview of welding concepts & Safety Issues
  • Types of metal that weld or do not weld
  • Types of welders and welding
  • How 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: 1 – 4 pm

Tuition is $40.

**For students enrolling in the Urban Readiness Immersion Program, this class counts as 0.5 credits and is eligible for a tuition discount when 10 or more class credits are registered for.  Please check out the Urban Readiness Program on our Immersion Studies page for discount information.

How To Register:

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To register with Paypal, use our Meetup page.

To sign up using a check or money order, please send us an email to: