NCC Offering Welding Basics Class

This class will prepare you with the skills to pursue a welding career in the manufacturing world. It includes instruction in Shop Math, Precision Measurement, and Blueprint Reading, to best prepare you for the 30-hour classroom and hands-on welding training. Welding training will focus mostly on the gas metal arc welding process, and cover topics such as safety, intro to GMAW, intro to plasma cutting, oxyfuel cutting, and introduction to qualification testing and welding codes. You will have a chance to pass a welder qualification test towards the end of class. Successful completion of this class will result in a locally-recognized NCC completion certification.

Cost: $3,150*
*Tuition Assistance available to those who qualify. Must be an Iowa resident and 17 years old by first day of class. Contact Glenda Barrios for more information at or 800-352-4907, ext. 124.

June 6- August 2, 2023 – NCC Campus

Tuesdays, Wednesdays & Thursdays from 4:00-7:00 pm.

For questions or to register, please contact Kalie Kruger at or 800-352-4907, ext. 378.