Welding Courses Set for March/April at RCC Asheboro and Archdale

ASHEBORO (February 21, 2017)

Additional welding courses have been scheduled for the spring semester at Randolph Community College beginning in March and April.

Basic Welding, scheduled for 8 a.m.-2:30 p.m., on Saturdays, March 18 through April 8, will be held at the Archdale Center. This course is designed to teach basic gas metal arc welding safety, fundamentals and techniques. The cost is $110.55.

RCC will offer a MIG 1 class on the Asheboro Campus from 5-9 p.m. on Mondays and Wednesdays, April 10 through Aug. 9. (No classes will be held on April 17, May 29, and July 3-7.) This course introduces metal arc welding and flux core arc welding processes. Topics include equipment setup and fillet and groove welds with emphasis on application of GMAW and FCAW electrodes on carbon steel plate. Upon completion, students should be able to perform fillet welds on carbon steel with prescribed electrodes in the flat, horizontal, and overhead positions. Basic Welding is a prerequisite, and the total cost is $240.55.

Call 336-862-7980 to register for these courses.