P O R T E R C O U N T Y
CAREER & TECHNICAL EDUCATION

1005 NORTH FRANKLIN STREET, VALPARAISO, INDIANA 46383

FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION, CALL DEB, KELLI, KATE,
OR JON IN THE CAREER & TECHNICAL EDUCATION OFFICE 219-531-3170

Welding Technology

A trained welder has many opportunities in Northwest Indiana for a rewarding career in industry, construction, small job shops, or self-employment. You’ll learn how to join metal parts by using a heating process during the course of this program. The experienced welder makes excellent wages, but must be willing to work under conditions that often require strenuous physical activity. Just remember, at the completion of this program, you’ll be ready for employment.


       EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITIES

Vincennes University Apprentice Schools
Ivy Tech Community College Ball State University

       WAGES

H.S. and Vocational Graduate:   $7.25-$12.50/hr.
Additional Technical Training:   $10.00-$25.50/hr.


Grade 11,12       Credits 6-8