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MCC to offer welding boot camp this fall

Published: Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2013 4:30 p.m. CST

CRYSTAL LAKE – McHenry County College’s Continuing Education Department is offering introductory welding boot camp classes this fall.

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.  

Two time slots are offered: 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays from Sept. 7 through Nov. 2 (course ID: NWL C01 009); or from 6 to 9:20 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays from Sept. 9 through Oct. 23 (course ID: NWL C01 011).

The cost is $1,000. All classes are held at the Woodstock Center, 912 Trakk Lane, Woodstock.

To register, call the registration office at 815-455-8588. For information, call Dori Sullens at 815-455-8559 or Tracy Berry at 815-455-8758. Class size is limited, and early registration is recommended.

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