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Welding Technology Dual Enrollment Career Training Program Starts June 26, Register Today!
Duarte Unified's collaboration with Mt. San Antonio College and several business and community partners including Delafield Corporation, SoCal Gas and the Duarte Chamber of Commerce has resulted in a dual enrollment 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.
Positions in the field of welding and fabrication are in high demand, especially those requiring expert certifications. As part of this dual enrollment program, we are proud to partner with Delafield Corporation to provide students with authentic insight and experience in the work place. Delafield is a full line distributor for several manufacturers. They specialize in the engineering, manufacturing, and sales of products that utilize piping, pumps, hoses, manifolds, valves, and tubing to move both fluids and gases for elite clients including NASA.
Through this unique partnership, students have the opportunity to obtain an Associate of Science Degree in Welding, as well as four academic certificates of completion including certification for Structural Steel - Manual and Semi-Automatic, and Light Gage Steel.
The program incorporates safety and proper set-up and operation of welding processes and equipment along with hands-on laboratory exercises. Classes are held on the Duarte High School campus taught by a Mt. San Antonio Instructor.
Participating students are required to take a six week tuition-free summer boot camp from June 26-July 26, 2018. 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.
Register Online: https://goo.gl/hk1SCQ
Orientation: Tuesday, May 8, 2018 at 6:00 PM
Location: Delafield Corporation, 1540 Flower Avenue, Duarte, CA 91010
Classes will be held at Duarte High School
1565 E. Central Ave, Duarte, CA 91010
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, 12:00PM to 5:00PM
FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT MICHELLE TRAIL AT (626)599-5737 • MTRAIL@DUARTEUSD.ORG