P.O. Box 241, 20902 Washington Avenue, Onaway MI 49765



Basic Welding

Basic Welding

Introduction to the Fundamentals of Welding

A welding helmet (auto-darkening preferred), leather welding gloves and a welding jacket are required for this class. required items are available for purchase at IAI. (1740 auto darkening welding hood, jacket & gloves – $200) (3350 auto darkening welding hood, jacket & gloves – $360)




Saturdays from 8:00AM - 1:00PM beginning September 19th, 2020! Class Dates: September: 19th & 26th, October: 3rd, 10th, 17th & 24th, 2020

Course Description

This course is 30 hours of hands on training that will provide students an opportunity to develop knowledge and skill application in various welding processes. The course will cover an Introduction to Basic Welding Safety, Oxy Fuel cutting, Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW), Shielded Metal Arc Welding(SMAW) and Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (GTAW). Students will have the opportunity to qualify for a GMAW- Spray Transfer 2F welder qualification.

**Full leather, steel-toed boots are the responsibility of the student and must be worn in order to work in the Industrial Arts Institute Welding Lab.