Mike Rowe “Our need to respect blue collar jobs!”

Check out this video, Mike Rowe is dead on.

www.youtube.com/watch?v=3rN160vChgg

 

Night Class: Combination Welder I Program (Fargo)

480 CLOCK HOURS
TUITION $12,300.00
WELDING SUPPLIES
(optional) $475.00

 

October 2nd, 2016 – March 22nd, 2017

Hours and Days of Attendance:  Sunday through Thursday 6:00pm – 10:00pm

All classes meet daily, Sunday through Thursday. The net instructional hours of our day class is 4 clock hours per day, 4 days per week, 20 clock hours per week.  Orientation for each class will be announced to the student upon acceptance into the course.

HOLIDAY POLICY

No school:  November 24th, and December 25th & 26th, 2016 and January 1st, 2017.

Financial Aid is available for this program to those who qualify (Fargo, ND) 

Prepares students for entry-level employment in different processes such as:  gas metal arc welding, flux cored arc welding, shielded metal arc welding on plate and uphill pipe, and gas tungsten welding on plate.  In addition, the student will obtain the ability to read and understand welding symbols, blueprint reading and pipe layout for pipe fitters and welders.

Course Description:  The welding disciplines covered in this course are Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW), Flux Cored Arc Welding (FCAW), Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (GTAW), Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW), and Pipe Welding.  Other areas of study include safety and equipment maintenance, blueprint reading, and welding terms/symbols, pipe layouts for pipe fitters and welders, oxy-acetylene and plasma cutting training and safety.

Upon successful completion of the course the student should be:

  • Diversified in GMAW, FCAW, GTAW, SMAW & Pipe
  • Able to interpret welding symbols in junction with reading and understanding blueprints/pipe layout
  • Able to understand the different electrode F-groups associated with SMAW
  • Knowledgeable and understand the different wire and shielding gas combinations associated with GMAW and FCAW
  • Proficient at welding plate and pipe in the different welding processes
  • Equipped with the skills to perform weld qualification tests in each process to the AWS D1.1/D1.1M 2015 standards
  • Able to pass and obtain the American Welding Society SENSE certification requirements
  • More marketable for job placement

Please Note:  A student may choose to do downhill pipe welding or gas tungsten arc welding pipe instead of the uphill pipe.

Prerequisites: To enroll in the Welding Programs, a copy of your high school diploma, GED or academic transcripts is required at time of registration.

Scholarships for welding!

LWT Scholarship Form

Scholarships! Apply for them now, otherwise you will miss out!
Who doesn’t need the extra money to help pay for school?
http://learntoweld.com/…/financi…/scholarship-information-2/

 

36PREPCWI
PREP-CWI Course

Prep-CWI 36

Interested in becoming a Certified Welder Inspector with the AWS?  Check out this 36 hour Prep-CWI course here at LWT.

1 WEEK (36 CLOCK HOURS)
Please contact us for current pricing

Course Description:  This course is designed for engineers, quality control & quality assurance personnel, project and contract managers, inspectors, construction foremen, welders and welding supervisors intended on participating in the American Welding Society’s one week Certified Welding Inspectors seminar. This course is not intended to replace the AWS one week seminar, but to supplement the AWS’s one week CWI seminar.

During this course individuals will review the 2015 D1.1 code book along with other materials used during the one week Certified Welding Inspector seminar. Upon completion of this course you will gain the necessary knowledge and time to review the applicable materials before the one week seminar.

Who should attend?  Anyone registered for the AWS – CWI one week seminar and individuals considering becoming a CWI.

Please note when enrolling:  Purchase the Welding Inspection Technology Workbook from the AWS and the 2015 D1.1 code book, and a scientific calculator before classes start.

FARGO 36 HOUR PREP-CWI COURSE
COURSES START DATES & END DATES:
Month             Start          End
March              03/14/16     03/18/16
May                  05/09/16    05/13/16
July                 07/18/16       07/22/16

BISMARCK 36 HOUR PREP-CWI COURSE
COURSES START DATES & END DATES:
Month             Start          End
June                 06/27/16       07/01/16

Apply online, or call (701)373-0658 for more information!

40ALUMMIG
ALUMINUM GAS METAL ARC WELDING (MIG) Skills Course

Aluminum Weld

1 WEEK (40 CLOCK HOURS)
Please contact us for current pricing

Course Description:  This course is for welders with GMAW experience on steel that want to learn GMAW on aluminum. Students will learn Aluminum GMAW welding safety and instruction in the spray and pulse spray transfers. Completion of this course prepares students with the skills to weld aluminum with the GMAW process in all positions.

Topics covered:

  • Modes of metal transfer in GMAW
  • Basic Aluminum Metallurgy
  • Filler Metal Selection
  • Metal preparation for aluminum welding
  • Benefits of a push-pull gun over a spool gun

Upon successful completion of the course the student should be:

  • Equipped with the skills to perform the 3G & 4G Limited w/backing weld qualification test.

Prerequisites: Potential students must have experience in the GMAW process on steel.

FARGO 40 HOUR ALUMINIUM MIG-GAS METAL ARC WELDING COURSE
COURSES START DATES & END DATES: Class capacity: 5 students

Month             Start                 End
March             3/28/16              4/1/16
May                5/09/16               5/13/16
December      12/5/16               12/9/16

BISMARCK 40 HOUR ALUMINIUM MIG-GAS METAL ARC WELDING COURSE
COURSES START DATES & END DATES: Class capacity: 5 students

Month             Start                 End
June                  6/27/16               7/1/16

Apply online or call the Fargo campus at  (701)373-0658 or the Bismarck branch at (701)751-4256.

 

 

Welders vs. Philosophers

Be sure to click on this link to watch the video about the shortage of welders. President of the American Welding Society, David Landon was interview by FOX news live in Chicago.

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iQdFLJsicws