What Will I Learn?

  • Weld plate in the 3F, 1G, and 2G positions using E7018 electrode
  • Welding theory for a deeper understanding of the welding process and troubleshooting

Description

Welding plays an integral role in keeping people safe and advancing our quality of life.  With experts predicting a worldwide shortage of capable welders in the next few years this means the opportunities are endless. Grow your current skillset through this 30-hour training that focuses on Stick (SMAW).

This course serves as an intermediate course to the SMAW process. Students will expand their knowledge of the theory and techniques previously learned in SMAW level 1. Students will weld the complex joints found in the welding industry in various positions on carbon steel. Students will dive deeper into the complexity of weld joints on pipe and plate.

This course is an Idaho LAUNCH approved training opportunity. Complete this quick FORM to see what you can qualify for.

Walk Away With

  • Training that will include 20+ hours of a hands-on demonstration of proper welding processes
  • Training that will prepare you for your welding qualification exam through the American Welding Society (optional)
  • Certification of completion provided by CSI Workforce Development & Training

Who Should Attend?

This course is recommended for any individuals who have always wanted to learn to weld, are looking to learn a different type of weld or are looking to increase their skills and abilities for workforce purposes.

Instructor Bio

Scott Price brings a unique talent and skill set to the Workforce Development & Training team. Scott is a graduate of Wyo-Tech and received his degrees in training on automotive, street rod and chassis fabrication. He is licensed as an ASE Certified Technician with 3 years of experience as a technician with Chevrolet. Scott has had 8 years of experience as a service advisor, 18 months as an auto body shop manager, and two years of experience as a service manager. Scott grew up in Union City, California and has a love for bikes and cars and it is his passion. He has been in Twin Fall, Idaho for 13 years and enjoys outdoor adventures such as camping, hiking, and all things water sports.