Duarte Unified's collaboration with Mt. San Antonio College, Delafield Coorporation and several business and community partners has resulted in a summer career training program designed to give students in Grades 9-12 the skills and knowledge necessary to obtain employment in a variety of industries related to Welding and Fabrication that include construction, aerospace, lighting, and automotive aftermarket industries. Through this unique partnership, students have the opportunity to obtain authentic insight and experience in the work place. The six week tuition-free summer boot camp runs from July 2-July 30, 2019. In this class, students will learn about the theory and practical training for entry into welding jobs. There will be an introduction to the history of welding, terminology, basic welding techniques, measurement, and safety.