Paul D. Camp Community College expands Welding Program for fall 2015 semester

Welding Lab at PDCCCPaul D. Camp Community College has expanded its Welding Program to benefit both its students and area industry.
“The program will be more comprehensive, as well as provide students with additional instruction in order for them to prepare for the American Welding Society (AWS) certification,” said Industrial Trades Lead Faculty Richard Baker.
AWS certification testing is now available through a partnership with Thomas Nelson Community College that allows students to take the testing at a reduced cost.
In addition, the program will be a 24-credit hour curriculum, which enables students to apply for financial aid.
“This will help a lot of students who cannot afford their classes,” said Baker. “Students will still be able to take
The program will offer courses in pipe welding, plate welding and fabrication. Registration is currently under way for fall semester at PDCCC. Classes begin Aug. 21. For more information, contact Baker at .