Free 30-hour welding certificate to be offered

Sunday, March 10, 2019

SHELDON — Northwest Iowa Community College is offering a FREE 30-Hour Welding Certificate class March 21-April 25.

This 30 hour course will cover the theory, fundamentals, equipment, and techniques of welding. You will learn about all major welding and cutting processes used in production and repair, in addition to information on reading welding symbols, inspecting and testing welds.

Free math, vocabulary, language, and learning support will be available.

A high school diploma is not required to take this class. English Language Learners are encouraged to attend. Employment assistance and a Job Fair with local employment opportunities will be held at the completion of the course.

If anyone has questions, or would like to register for the program contact:

Norma Azpeitia, bilingual career pathways navigator & academic specialist, “Hablo Español”, at, phone: 712-324-5061 or 800-352-4907, ext. 124; or Sarah Breems-Diekevers, NCC adult education & literacy coordinator, at, phone: 712-324-5061 or 800-352-4907, ext. 137.

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