The purpose of this 12 month course is to provide individualized classroom instruction and practical shop experience to prepare students for employment in the field of Welding. The course prepares individuals to perform various duties in construction, production line assembly, and repair and maintenance. Instruction includes techniques of welding, blueprint reading, and cutting and fabricating of various metals.
American Welding Society
550 Alabama Ave.
Memphis, TN 38105
Use hand-welding or flame-cutting equipment to weld or join metal components or to fill holes, indentations, or seams of fabricated metal products.
Bright Outlook: Yes
Currently employed in the area: 8,630
Current job openings per year: 270