Weekend Welding Certificate

Prepare for entry-level work as a welder in just one year! The Weekend Welding Certificate works with your busy schedule, so you can keep your day job and go to school.

Not only can you continue working, but Weekend Welding Certificate students may be eligible for:

  • Wyoming Works grant dollars
  • On-campus housing
  • Scholarships
  • Financial aid

Courses begin March 6, 2020.

Classes are held on Fridays and Saturdays.

Location

Available at Gillette College and Sheridan College

Wyoming Works Grant Program at NWCCD

Information Sessions

NWCCD will provide two free information sessions about the Weekend Welding Certificate.

Friday, Jan. 24 – Sheridan College
5:30 to 7:30pm in the Whitney Academic Center atrium

Friday, Jan. 31 – Gillette College
5:30 to 7:30pm in the Technical Education Center.

Attendees will learn how to apply, schedule details, advising and financial aid resources, housing options and job outcomes.

Weekend Welding Certificate Program Schedule

Spring 2020

Welding Safety
Friday, March 6 & 13 | Noon-9pm
Saturday, March 7 | 8am-5pm

Thermal Cutting and Oxyfuel Welding
Friday, March 27, April 3, 10, & 17 | Noon-9pm
Saturday, March 28, April 4, & 11 | 8am-5pm

Welding Symbols and Print Design
Friday, April 24, May 1, & 8 | Noon-9pm
Saturday, April 18, & 25, May 2, & 9 | 8am-5pm

Summer 2020

Shielded Metal Arc Welding
Friday, May 15, 22, & 29, June 5, 12,19, & 26, July 10 & 17 | Noon-9pm
Saturday, May 16, 23, & 30, June 6, 13, 20, & 27, & July 11 | 8am-5pm

Welding Metallurgy
Friday, July 24 | Noon-9pm
Saturday, July 18, & 25 | 8am-5pm

Fall 2020

Gas Metal Arc Welding
Friday, August 21 & 28, September 11, 18, & 25, October 2 & 9 | Noon-9pm
Saturday, August 22 & 29, September 12, 19, & 26, October 3 & 10 | 8am-5pm

Advanced Shielded Metal Arc Welding
Friday, October 16, 23, & 30, November 6, 13, & 20, December 4, 11, & 18 | Noon-9pm
Saturday, October 17, 24, & 31, November 7, 14, 21, December 5 & 12 | 8am-5pm

Spring 2021

Lux Cored Arc Welding
Friday, January 8, 15, 22 & 29, & February 5 | Noon-9pm
Saturday, January 9, 16, 22 & 30, & February 6 | 8am-5pm

Gas Tungsten Arc Welding
Friday, February, 12, 19 & 26, March 2, 9 & 26 | Noon-9pm
Saturday, February 13,20 & 27, March 3, 10, & 27 |