The eight hour GTAW/TIG clinic introduces the student to a manual process that can produce small, precise welds on a variety of materials. GTAW techniques, tungsten selection, shielding gas, basic troubleshooting, and welding safety are discussed in the classroom. Each student will have the opportunity to practice TIG welding on carbon steel and aluminum of various thicknesses.

HOURS: The clinic runs from 8:00 to 4:00.

TUITION:     $200.00 ($170.00 tuition plus $30.00 registration fee)Tuition includes instruction, all materials, and the use of the school’s personal protective equipment (PPE’s helmet, jacket, gloves, safety glasses, and beanie) for the day. Full payment is due at the time of enrollment.                               

 2019 One Day GTAW/TIG Welding Clinics Schedule

December 13

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 2020 One Day GTAW/TIG Welding Clinics Schedule

February 14

April 17

June 19

August 14

October 16

December 11

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