Students will learn the various basic and advanced welding techniques that are common in the industries: Shielded Metal, Gas Metal, Gas Tungsten and Flux Cored Arc Welding, cutting techniques, grinding, metal preparation, symbols and blueprint reading, metalurgy, layout, fabrication, pipe/valves/fitting installation, power tools, and measurement techniques.
Students enrolling in the evening class at the Loudon County Instructional Service Center attend 20 hours a week and register for 288 hours a term. Their approximate length of program is 4.5 terms. Tuition and fees for 288 hours is $1196.00
Total Program Cost for Welding at the Loudon County Instructional Service Center is $5691.00
701 Briarcliff Avenue
Oak Ridge, TN 37830
4380 Harrison Road
Lenoir City, TN 37771
1745 Harriman Highway
Harriman, TN 37748
Use hand-welding or flame-cutting equipment to weld or join metal components or to fill holes, indentations, or seams of fabricated metal products.
Bright Outlook: Yes
Currently employed in the area: 8,630
Current job openings per year: 270