Our list of welding schools in Minnesota offers a variety of options in welding education. Be sure to do your due diligence in researching any welding school that you intened on pursuing. Our site, Class One Welding has no affiliation with any of the schools, colleges or apprenticeships listed anywhere on this page. If you would like a welding school or educational center added to our Minnesota list please contact us or leave a comment at the bottom of the page.
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This welding school in Minnesota has an excellent program that will teach you all the major welding processes including GMAW, GTAW, FCAW, SMAW, OFW and Robotic Welding. In the classroom you will learn about metallurgy, CAD (Computer Aided Drafting) and blueprint reading. Pipe welding as well as plate welding are covered and you will have the opportunity to take the AWS D1.1 welding certification.
Anoka Technical College offers an Associate in Applied Science (AAS) welding program. A degree in welding may not be very beneficial as an entry level welder but it can pay off in the future when applying for managerial jobs/positions or if you intend to ever go back to school in the future. If you are not interested in a degree they also offer a welding diploma program that is shorter and less expensive.
This welding schools offers a diploma program that covers MIG, TIG, Stick and Flux Cored Arc welding. You will also learn torch cutting, plasma cutting as well as Carbon Air Arc cutting and gouging. You will also have classroom time that will cover welding theory, math and blueprint reading.
Dunwoody College offers an Associate in Applied Science (AAS) degree in welding that takes two years to complete. They teach all of the practical welding processes including TIG, MIG and stick welding on pipe as well as plate.
One of the great things about this school is that they give you the opportunity to take the AWS D1.1 Structural welding certification test. SMAW, GTAW and GMAW welding will be taught to you in the shop and in classroom learning will be about welding theory and blueprint reading,