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Welding- Level 1

Welding- Level 1

Welding- Level I
May 6-7, 2014, 8:00 am- 5:00 pm
$1,000 per person

This 2-day course enables the participant to understand the complete range of welding practices and procedures while increasing their proficiency and broadening their capabilities. Participants will learn about applied metallurgy, welding process applications, safety and troubleshooting. The course material is in accordance with the American Welding Society. This course is designed for welding operators, technicians and supervisors to gain a better understanding of welding repair procedures encountered in a maintenance environment.

  • Shielded Metal Arc Welding ("Stick")
  • Gas Metal Arc (MIG) and Flux Cored Arc Welding
  • Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (TIG)
  • Oxy-Acetylene Flame Cutting/Gouging
  • Oxy-Acetylene Welding, Braze Welding, Brazing & Soldering
  • Air Carbon Arc Gouging
  • Plasma Arc Cutting & Gouging
  • Oxygen-Acetylene Equipment
  • Welding Certification Requirements
  • Controlling Weld Quality
  • Understanding Metals
  • Repair Welding Principles
  • Welding & Cutting Safety Electric Arc Welding Equipment
  • Repair Welding Procedures

Vernon Miller  has been an instructor for NTT since 1999. His professional experience includes working at AMAX, Henderson Mill Site (Instrument I Class), Echo Bay Minerals, McCoy Mine (Electrical/Instrument Supervisor, Process Engineer) and Denver Mineral Engineers (Process Control Engineer). Mr. Miller's education and training include Electronic Technology at the Cleveland Institute of Electronics, Fisher Provox Configuration and Maintenance, Texas Nuclear Radiation Safety, Effective Process Control in Mineral Processing, Foxboro Mechanical and Pneumatic Instrumentation School, Taylor MOD III Maintenance and NEC Telephone Switch Maintenance.

  • FEE: $1,000 per person, includes refreshements, lunch, parking and course materials
  • 1.6 CEUs or 16 PDHs awarded to participants
  • TIMES: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • LOCATION: McNeese State University, Drew 228

Visa, MasterCard, American Express or Discover accepted
Checks should be made payable to McNeese State University and mailed to the following address:
McNeese State University
Institute for Industry-Education Collaboration
Box 91834
Lake Charles, LA 70609
Phone: 337-562-4139 or 337-562-4268         Fax: 562-4272          Email:

To download a registration form, click the link below. Please return the completed form via email to: or fax to: 337-562-4272  Registration form IIEC.pdf