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Lincoln-Way Offers an Adult Welding Basics Class
Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Lincoln-Way High School District 210 is offering an adult welding class at Lincoln-Way East, 201 Colorado Avenue, Frankfort.

Whether you are interested in creating your own artsy designs, doing repairs, or thinking of a career in welding, you can get started here. The class is open to anyone who is interested in exploring the basics of Shielded Metal Arc Welding (Stick), Gas Metal Arc Welding (MIG), Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (TIG), Plasma Arc Cutting, Oxy-Fuel Torch Cutting, Oxy-Fuel Gas Welding, Brazing and Soldering. Tools, materials and protective gear will be provided.

Participants must wear leather shoes, long sleeves, long pants and bring their own safety glasses each week. No prior welding experience is necessary. Welding assignments and projects will be created in class.

The course is taught by Lincoln-Way’s Daymon Gast. He brings his 20 years of welding experience with him. He is endorsed by the American Welding Society and is a Certified Welding Inspector (CWI), Certified Welding Educator (CWE) and is a Certified Welder (CW).

The fall class will be held on the following Tuesdays: November 13, 20, 27, December 4 and 11, 2018. The class will run from 6 – 9 pm. Cost is $150.00 for the course and includes a $25.00 non-refundable deposit to hold your spot. You must be at least 18 years old and a high school graduate.

Please call Kathy at Lincoln-Way at 815-462-2126 to register or for more information. The class fills up quickly.