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Welding Fabrication

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G3 FastForward This is a G3 FastForward Grant Program: These programs are short-term training courses resulting in industry credentials for high-demand professions in our region. If you have been a Virginia resident for at least the past 12 months, you may be able to take this class for 1/3 of the total cost (FastForward price) or at $0 cost if you qualify for G3. See our G3 Financial Assistance Grant information. Please contact our office via phone (540-868-7021) or email prior to registering.

Welding Fabrication Program Pricing:
  • Regular/Full Price: $1,995
  • FastForward Price: $665
  • FastForward plus G3 Price: $0
Prerequisite: Successful completion of Laurel Ridge’s Welding Fundamentals class*
*successful completion is defined by satisfying class attendance requirements and earning a minimum of 1 out of 3 AWS qualifications

Course Description:

Building off the Welding Fundamentals foundation, this class will focus on FCAW welding, but you will also get practice with GMAW welding processes in multiple positions. This course will provide the framework for understanding and reading blueprints and fabrication math. Guided by industry expert instructors, you will receive comprehensive training and learn how to apply your newly acquired skills so that you are well-equipped to meet industry standards and obtain industry-recognized credentials. Upon completion, students are eligible to attempt the D1.1 FCAW Plate Welder qualification exam aligned with the American Welding Society (AWS). Supplies and testing are included in tuition.

Note: Books from Welding Fundamentals will be used in this class. Students must have them on the first night of class. Please see details in the Welding Student Handbook.

Must be 18 or older or a Senior in High School to take this class.
Student Handbook and Resources:
  • American Welding Society (AWS) D1.1 FCAW Plate Positions: 1G, 3G, and/or 4G

Class Details

16 Session(s)
Weekly - Tue, Thu

Laurel Ridge Middletown Campus

MultipleInstructor :
1.Lisa Bray2.Donna Comer3.David Brown 

CEUs : 10.4



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Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
4/23/2024 - 6/13/2024 Weekly - Tue, Thu 05:00 PM - 09:00 PM Middletown, Laurel Ridge Middletown Campus  Map, Room: Smith 201 (Medical Lab) David Brown  ; Donna Comer  ; Lisa Bray 

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