Build on the skills learned in Basic Welding. Gain additional hands-on practice making welds operating oxy-acetylene and arc welding equipment safely and properly. Learn new skills and techniques using TIG, MIG and arc welders. Weld plates in various positions including flat and vertical orientations to hone your skills. Develop career skills and take the first step to prepare for the American Welding Society (AWS) certification. For safety reasons, students must wear long sleeve shirts, long pants and hard shoes. Cost includes additional personal safety equipment and basic tools.