Welding Training

The course objective of the Journeyman Welder is for students to gain entry level employment in the welding field, as well as making each student a proficient pipe welder using SMAW and TIG processes, as well as teaching MIG & Fluxcore Welding, while providing skills for pipe welding and manufacturing. The course also teaches field and shop safety, pipe fitting skills, and basic blueprint readings. Certain subjects may be taken out of numerical sequence to accommodate school class scheduling policies. The Journeyman Welder offers a greater scope of welding processes and allows more time to become polished in a certain specialty.

Training Modules:

  • Properties of Metal
  • Cutting Techniques of Metal
  • Production Welding Techniques
  • 10-Hour Safety Course / Cranes / Rigging
  • Metallurgy I Vocabulary
  • Basic Math I Basic Fitting Principals

*Program availability varies by campus and financial aid opportunities may be available for qualifying students.

About MTI

Founded in 1995, Midwest Technical Institute provides students with hands-on, vocational training in more than a dozen mechanical trade and applied health career fields. MTI is dedicated to giving students a practical, skills-based education that will allow them secure entry level positions in their field and develop into industry-leading professionals. Through a diverse, innovative mix of mechanical trades and allied health programs, MTI has earned a reputation for excellence in meeting the workforce needs of the communities it serves.

Small class sizes and in-depth “hands-on" training provide MTI students with a personalized education that prepares them for personal and professional success in today's job market.

In addition, MTI employs dedicated faculty and staff with years of industry experience to provide students with the workforce training necessary to emerge as professionals in any number of career fields.

Accreditation and Disclosure

MTI is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools & Colleges (ACCSC).
MTI is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP).
MTI is approved by the United States Department of Education to participate in the Federal Financial Aid Program.

For more information about our graduation rates, the median debt of students who completed the program, and other important information, please visit our website at https://midwesttech.edu/home/gainful-employment/.

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