This 40-hour course will provide training for experienced and trained welders in preparing for certification testing in the shielded metal arc welding process. Test certification will be performed on 3/8 inch steel plate. You will prepare to test in two positions: vertical up and overhead passes. You will also practice welding on test plates to prepare for the final testing. All certification testing will be performed by a Certified Welding Inspector under American Welding Society (AWS) welding specifications and procedures.
Western Maryland WorksInstructor: Gary Taylor
Course Cost: $499.00
Certification Testing Fees: $400.00
(Fee includes vertical and overhead tests, certification papers and ID card.)
Maryland Senior Course Cost: $489.00 (plus testing fees)
$500 Scholarships available to Allegany County residents! (3 or more years residency)
*The cost of this course is covered 100% by scholarships or grants for eligible students