The Division of Continuing Education offers three types of welding: Stick, TIG, and MIG. Our classes focus on the basic fundamentals of welding using a hands-on approach. Classes are offered a various times during the year.
Beginning July 2017, classes will be held at the Washington, NC campus of Beaufort County Community College in building 4.
Name of Course: TIG & MIG Welding (To Meet Industry Standards)
This hands-on class will introduce students to Tungsten Insert Gas (TIG) welding and Metal Inert Gas (MIG) welding. Various topics regarding the TIG and MIG welding process will be covered. Funding assistance may be available through your local NCWorks Center (formerly known as Job-Link). For more information and an eligibility assessment, please contact your local NCWorks Center. The course fee includes a $70 registration fee and $1.25 accident insurance fee.
A welding kit list is available upon demand. Kits typically costs around $225 and will be needed within the class.
Date(s) of course:
08/21 – 09/13
Day(s) of week:
Time of course:
6:00p – 9:00p
BCCC Welding Shop
Total Hours of Class:
Class size is limited to 15 per class.
Students who wish to pursue the AWS Certification can request the Credential Exam at the end of the course. The Exam is administered by a third-party examiner and on-average is $250 and is paid to the third-party examiner directly.
STICK WELDING CLASS*
SMAW or Shielded Metal Arc Welding is a method of welding using a stick or rod in the welding process. In this hands-on class, students will develop and hone their welding skills.
* Classes are offered based on demand.
Funding assistance may be available through your local NCWorks Career Center (formerly known as JobLink). For more information and an eligibility assessment, please click on the Financial Assistance link at the left.
Pay in person at the front desk of building 8, by phone at the front desk at (252) 940-6375, by phone with the director at (252) 940-6262, or by mail to the information below.
Beaufort County Community College
Attn: Continuing Education Registration and Records Department
5337 U.S. Highway 264 East
Washington, NC 27889
BCCC accepts Visa, Master Card, and Discover credit cards.
Students must officially withdraw from class prior to the first class meeting to receive a full refund. Students must officially withdraw from class prior to the official 10% point to receive a 75% refund. Students who withdraw after the official 10% point will not receive a refund.
Registration fees for self-supporting classes are non-refundable once the class begins (contact Justin Rose with any refund questions).
Director of Industry Training
BCCC, Building 8, Room 808C