Virginia Western Community College’s Workforce Solutions is offering a training class on Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW) and Flux-cored Arc Welding (FCAW) methods as well as how to use welding equipment and navigate standard safety methods.

WHAT:

Quick Connect Welding Class and AWS Qualification

WHEN:

8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. on Fridays; April 14 and 21
8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. on Saturdays; April 15, 22, May 6, 13, 20, and June 3

WHERE:

Thomas Center, Virginia Western Campus, Roanoke (Map and directions)

WHY:

Successful students will receive an American Welding Society stamped welder and welding operator qualification record. Students can increase their career opportunities by obtaining certification in both areas of welding.

COST:

Full tuition is $2,145.  Students may qualify for the Workforce Credentials Grant and be eligible to enroll for one-third that cost ($715). Additional funding support may be available.

QUESTIONS?:

Contact Amanda Decker to learn about the course and funding options at 540-857-6279 or adecker@virginiawestern.edu.

REGISTER:

https://virginiawestern.augusoft.net/