Public Safety Training Center
Eastern Maine Community College and Region III are pleased to announce a collaborative effort to offer a Certified MIG Welder Course in Lincoln Maine. This course is provided at no cost to qualified applications due to a generous grant from the Maine Quality Center.
In just 180 hours you can get certified as a MIG Welder. Welders are in high demand with an average wage of over $18 per hour in Maine. After you complete this training you will be able to interview with local companies for a position welding and fabricating.
There are a limited number of seats available at no cost to qualified applicants. Please apply below.
Classes held Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 3pm to 7pm. Located at at Northern Penobscot Tech Region III , 35 W Broadway, Lincoln, Maine.
Course Objective: Prepare students with the skills and knowledge for employment in manufacturing. This course is designed for individuals with no welding experience or limited welding experience and who want to pursue a career in the manufacturing industry.
Course Description: The welding process covered in this program is Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW or MIG). Students will learn welding safety and instruction on all transfer modes. Training of the students will show them how to perform quality fillet and groove welds. Other areas of study include basic trade math, equipment maintenance, welding symbols, blueprint reading, oxy-acetylene and plasma cutting training.
Upon successful completion of the course the student should be:
Do you need support service to help get you to and from this course? Do you need help with purchasing your own equipment? Child care assistance? We partner with the following organization to help students find funding and achieve their employment goals.