Welding Technology is one of the fastest-growing areas in the trade industry. 


Advanced Trade School offers introduction to the welding industry with a 20-hour course designed to set the student on a path for success in the welding trade.

The intro to welding program can then be followed up with the Advanced SMAW (stick) 20 hour course.

For younger students looking for exposure to a valuable trade they may pursue as a future career or for those just looking for meaningful adventure, the kids welding camp is the right choice!

Kids Welding Camp   


Interactive and fun hands-on learning experience. Students will be taught the safety protocols and science of welding. They will have opportunities to construct personalized welding projects. All activities supervised by an experienced instructor with years of experience teaching high school welding. 


Introduction to Welding
Total Time: 20 Hours

  • Oxy/Acetylene Cutting

  • Plasma Cutting and gouging

  • Shielded Metal Arc Welding (Stick Welding)

  • Gas Metal Arc Welding (MIG Welding)

    During the classes, the student will understand the safety aspects of welding, the theory behind the processes, and how to execute the processes effectively.


The class will consist of 10%-15% of classroom lectures and 85%-90% hands-on training to maximize the amount of skills training.   

Advanced Shielded Metal Arc Welding (stick): 20 hours

  • Must take intro to welding first or have previous welding experience

Through Participation in this class students will advance their understanding of the Shield Metal Arc Welding Process. 

Student will learn about electrode classifications for Carbon Steel Electrodes, Stainless Steel Electrodes and other non- typical electrodes.