The Greater New Bedford Workforce Board and Old Colony Regional Vocational Technical High School have joined efforts to help decrease the shortage of qualified skilled tradespersons to meet the demands of the 21st century.
This free opportunity is funded by the Executive Office of Housing and Economic Development.
Old Colony Regional Vocational Technical High School 476 North Avenue, Rochester, MA 02770
CLASSES START Monday, January 13, 2020. This is an adult education course offered afternoons Monday & Wednesday from 3:00 to 6:00 p.m. for a total of 14 weeks beginning in January 2020. Students completing the program will be prepared for entry level jobs and will earn OSHA 10 and Hot Work Certification upon completion.
Contact Karen Willis at 508-990-4131
VISIT THE MassHire GNB Career Center today TO ENROLL 618 Acushnet Avenue, New Bedford, MA 02740 www.masshiregnbcc.com
This hands-on course is designed to give studenhttps://masshiregnbcc.com/ts a basic understanding of metal fabrication and welding. The student will have the opportunity to learn by doing. The following areas will be covered:
Fabrication equipment, hand tools & shop safety
Welding processes GMAW (MIG), GTAW (TIG) and SMAW (Stick)
Weld wire and consumables
Weld techniques, Joint types & positions
Torch cutting processes – plasma & oxy-acetylene
OSHA 10 and Hot Work certification
Be present every day and be on time
Serious, committed and ready for work upon completion of the program – placement assistance is provided