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Welding course offered at CLC in Brainerd

A welding course will be offered from 5:30-9:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, Sept. 24-Oct. 31 in the Welding Lab at Central Lakes College in Brainerd.

This 48-hour course will cover safety, metallurgy, OxyFuel, arc, Mig/Tig, plasma cutting and more. The course is designed for the beginner and will also allow experienced individuals to build on their existing skills.

Upon successful completion of this class, the beginner student will be prepared for an entry level position in the welding industry. Experienced students will be able to improve their skills or add new methods to their abilities.

Instructor is Craig Weigel.

Fee is $449. Advanced registration is required.

Mail completed registration form and payment to Central Lakes College, ATTN: B&I Center, 501 W. College Drive, Brainerd, MN 56401. If paying by check, make payable to Central Lakes College.

Phone registrations are accepted with a personal debit/credit card at 218-855-8118 or 800-933-0346, ext. 8118. Fax registration and credit card information to 218-855-8141.

Online registration is at and click on “courses.”


For more information, contact Central Lakes College, Brainerd Campus, at 218-855-8118 or 800-933-0346, ext. 8118.

Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
I've worked at the Brainerd Dispatch with various duties since Dec. 7, 1983. Starting off as an Ad Designer and currently Director of Audience Development. The Dispatch has been an interesting and challenging place to work. I'm fortunate to have made many friends, both co-workers and customers.
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