Introduction to Welding, a 30-hour course, will focus on the specific craft skill of welding and is provided  by union-trained welding instructors.  The goal of this component is to provide an introductory overview of welding craft, proper safety techniques, and build base knowledge which will lead to increased enrollment into welding-related apprenticeships.  Training will include Welding History, Welding Process, Weld Joint, Welding Symbols, Safety, Welding Tools, Base Metals, and Weld Repair.