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Welding 48-hour course starts March 20 at Central Lakes College

Welding course starts March 20 at Central Lakes College

The Business and Industry Center at Central Lakes College, Brainerd, has scheduled a 48-hour welding course from 5:30-9 p.m. March 20 to April 26 on Tuesdays and Thursdays.

The courses will cover safety, metallurgy, oxyfuel, arc, mig/tig, plasma cutting and more. The course is designed for the beginner and will also allow experienced individuals to build on their existing skills.

Upon successful completion of this class, the beginner student will be prepared for an entry-level position in the welding industry. The experienced student will be able to improve skills or add new methods to abilities.

The fee is $449, including materials and meets in W100 with instructor Craig Weigel. Registration ends Thursday and sign up can be done by emailing, calling (218) 855-8142 or going online to and clicking on courses.

Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
I've worked at the Brainerd Dispatch with various duties since Dec. 7, 1983. Starting off as an Ad Designer and currently Director of Audience Development. The Dispatch has been an interesting and challenging place to work. I'm fortunate to have made many friends, both co-workers and customers.
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