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Welding Boot Camp


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Moraine Park Technical College is combating the skilled worker shortage by launching manufacturing skills academies in a series of 15-week boot camps. The College uses grant funds to provide specific training necessary to create job opportunities at partnering businesses including Amerequip Corporation, Brenner Tank/Wabash, Apache Stainless, and Mayville Engineering Company Inc. (MEC). This boot camp will provide essential skills to last a lifetime.

Skills developed will provide experience in:

  • Performing basic welding processes
  • Interpreting blueprints
  • Applying welding symbols
  • Operation and set up of equipment

Welding Program Courses and Academic Credits

GMAW 2
GTAW 2
Welding Theory & Safety 1
Print Reading 2
Occupational Math 1 2
Team Building and Problem Solving 3
Welding Internship 2
Total Credits 14

Fees

There is no charge for tuition. However, a $30 program admission fee is required upon admittance into the boot camp.

Funding resources available for those who qualify from:

  • Advocap
  • Local job centers
  • WIOA-Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act
  • Veterans
  • W2-Wisconsin Works Program
  • TAA-Trade Adjustment Assistance Program
  • DVR-Division of Vocational Rehabilitation
  • FSET-FoodShare Employment & Training

Boot Camp Criteria

Basic requirements include: people who are currently unemployed, people not currently employed as a welder, or people employed in a field unrelated to welding.

Individuals interested in participating are required to attend an information and testing session.

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Information and Testing Sessions

Interested in signing up for our Spring 2019 Welding or CNC Boot Camps?  You’re first step is attending an information and testing session.  To register please visit, https://mptcbootcamps.eventbrite.com.  For more information – call 920-924-3334 or email bootcamps@morainepark.edu.

 

For questions:

Email: bootcamps@morainepark.edu
Phone: 920-924-3334

 

Call 920-924-3334

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