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Welding - MEC 211

Training is taught in a blended format of classroom, lab, and an additional online learning component.

Participants will learn the skill of Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW). This course will also introduce the student to GMAW and GTAW. Additionally, after successful completion of all class testing, students will receive an AWS qualification in the 1" 4G and 3G welds. All welding training is aligned to AWS D1.1 standards, with two AWS certifications offered to students in 3G and 4G. $3895 (includes all necessary equipment, books and materials, except helmet). Certification fees separate.

We are an approved remote testing facility for AWS Certification

CRN: 93230

Monday/Wednesday - 5:30pm - 9:30pm 
alternating Saturdays - 8:30am - 5:30pm
September 8 - December 22, 2021


CRN: 93624

Tuesday/Thursday - 5:30pm - 9:30pm
alternating Saturdays - 8:30am - 5:30pm
September 2 - December 23, 2021


Apply for Welding

You may register at Suffolk County Community College for the Welding course in the same way that you can register for any other course: by coming to any of the three campuses and registering in person or online.

New students registering online, must follow the new non-degree student application procedure before registering. Use this form only if you have never attended or applied to Suffolk County Community College, and you wish to take classes without being admitted to a degree program. Prior applicants can register immediately online. If applying in-person, go to the Registrar department or the Advanced Manufacturing Training Center located in the Sally Ann Slacke building, room 130.

Tuition Payment Plan available, please contact us for details.