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- Certified Fabricator
- Certified Structural Welder
- Certified Pipe Welder
Program: KWI knows that every student learns at his or her own pace. With our low student to teacher ratio, KWI can accommodate all learning styles and enable students to reach their maximum potential. While each program is designed with defined objectives and weld tests planned, students who excel have the option to pursue various processes and welding procedures specific to their career interests and ability.
Focused on getting you out of school in the shortest amount of time, KWI operates on 8-hour industry-like work days. One hour daily is devoted to classroom instruction and seven hours for perfecting your skill with your dedicated personal welding machine: be it a booth, pipe lab, outside simulators, or in a hooch.
Instructors offer an immense wealth of welding industry knowledge at the Kentucky Welding Institute. From shop fabrication, project bidding, and entrepreneurship The experienced training staff will get you to the welding career you want. KWI is different from the rest because they offer onsite weld testing, lifetime job placement, and grant booth time for former students who need time to practice up.
CERTIFIED PIPE WELDER:
The hottest sector in the welding industry is combo pipe welding. The craft is rewarding and the work hard, the hours are long, and the welds require a high level of skill. Your school day will feel like a job site welding out in the elements to constantly performing out of position while instructors push you to dig deep. In the end, companies will reward your hard work with hourly wages ranging between $24-38 on average, and of course the tax-free per diem somewhere between $75-120 per day. This program is 100% self-paced, if you want an opportunity for special alloys and weld tests, this is where your work ethic is rewarded.
What you’ll learn?
- GTAW, SMAW, FCAW, GMAW
- Restricted position welding
- Fit, prep, rigging, and welding
- OFC, PAC, CAC thermal processes
What you’ll earn?
- OSHA 10 Card
- AWS Certified Welder Card
- NCCER Certification Card
- ASHI CPR/ 1st Aid Certification Card
- Monster 2-¾” x .625 6010/7018
- Monster 2-¾” x .625 ER70S-2/7018
- Monster 2-¾” x .625 ER308
- Inconel, sch10 Stainless, Branch, Bellhole, and Chrome-Moly