Everything needed for class is included in the price
For those people looking for a comprehensive course in SMAW (stick) welding, Rochester Arc and Flame offers an 8 evening night course. The course is offered on Monday nights, 6:00pm-9:00pm, and features a combination of lecture and hands-on lab time. It is designed for beginners, but is also valuable to those who have some experience but want to take their skills to a higher level. Course fee includes personal safety gear, class room materials and all required shop supplies.
- Stick welding safety
- Stick welding equipment
- Applications of various electrodes
- Welding steel flat position with 7014 electrodes
- Welding steel horizontal position with 6013 electrodes
- Welding steel vertical and overhead with 6010 electrodes
- Welding steel with 7018 electrodes
- Applications for MIG and TIG welding, Plasma Cutting (one-night overview)
- Stick welding defects: causes and cures
- Understanding Welding Codes
- 24-hour Course. Class meets once a week for eight weeks total.
- Each class is from 6pm-9pm
- Experience required: None
- All materials and safety equipment included.
- Pizza on last night of class
- Complimentary coffee and vending machines available
Safety Equipment Included:
Students will receive jacket, gloves, beanie, safety glasses and ear plugs. Total value of $100
- Students will use studio owned auto darkening helmets during the course
Upcoming Sessions: (6pm-9pm) (8 sessions)
- Fall 2017 Session: Sept. 25, Oct. 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, Nov. 6, 13 (Mondays, 6pm-9pm)
- Winter 2018 Session: TBD