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Welder in mask at work

Career Opportunities

• Certified Welder • Job Shop Welder • Steelworker
• Apprenticeships • And Many More...

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PORTER COUNTY CAREER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION 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 6-9