This course is designed to provide the fundamentals of welding for the beginner. Students will learn to operate equipment pertaining to arc welding and oxy-fuel cutting. Students will also be instructed in the choice of proper electrodes, wires and gasses. Students will receive valuable training for working in the work place including safety, crew foreman training, housekeeping, and time management. This course will be beneficial to students going into any field and specifically a welding career or any occupation that requires welding skills.