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McHenry County College offers Welding Boot Camp

WOODSTOCK – Introductory Welding Boot Camp classes will be offered this winter by McHenry County College’s Continuing Education Department.

The program is a 40-hour course designed to provide students with a basic understanding of and hands-on experience in the welding profession. Training will include instruction in basic welding technology and terminology, blueprint reading, basic math used in the welding trade, basic welding skills and plant safety. 

All classes are held at the Woodstock Center, 912 Trakk Lane. Class size is limited and early registration is recommended.

Three different time slots are available for the introductory level welding: 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., on Saturdays Feb. 2 through March 23 (course ID: NWL C01 001); 6 to 9:20 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays, Feb. 4 through March 13 (course ID: NWL C01 002); and 6 to 9:20 p.m., Tuesdays and Thursdays, Feb. 5 through March 14 (course ID: NWL C01 003).

Cost is $1,000 per 40-hour course. To register, call the MCC Registration Office at 815-455-8588.  For more information, call Dori Smith at 815-455-8559 or Tracy Berry at 815-455-8758.


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