Welder Training Program

Thielsch Welder Training Program

195 Francis Avenue, Cranston, RI 2910

Description:A six week course (210 hours) in four major welding processes. (1) Gas Metal Arc Welding with Mig & Pulse Arc (2) Flux Core Arc Welding (3) Shielded Metal Arc Welding (4) Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (Tig). All processes are taught in vertical & over-head positions preparing students for AWS certification. Tig (Gas Tungsten Arc Welding) starts with thin gauge metal typically used in sheet metal & progresses to heavy structural carbon steel in 3G & 4G positions. Special emphasis dedicated to welding carbon steel pipe with preparation leading to a 6G position. Additional related welding subjects include Weld Symbols, Distortion Control, Welding Procedures, Carbon Arc Gouging, Oxy/Fuel Torch cutting, and introduction to Metallurgy targeting the Heat Affected Zone with an understanding of using jigs & fixtures. Students are required to wear boots with steel toes, long sleeve shirt, and have a wire cutter tool. Training is based on the standard of American Welding Society to prepare participants for AWS certification. This program is not Pell Grant Eligible. For more information, please contact: Steve Giarusso Tel: 401-467-6454, EXT. 3114 Fax: 401.467.2398, E-Mail: teiweldertrainingprogram@thielsch.com.


Cost: $5400

Duration: 6 Weeks

Phone: 401-467-6454

End Date: 4/30/2021

Credential Earned: An industry-recognized certificate or certification, Employment, A measurable skills gain leading to employment