NCCER Welding Level 1

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NCCER Welding Level 1

Course Code: WLD-NCCER1

If you’re looking to enter the workforce without going through an entire degree program, this short-term course is a great choice. It will introduce you to the knowledge and skills needed to enter and excel in the welding field.

The course is broken down into topics including: general safety, common hazards, oxyfuel, plasma arc, air carbon arc, base metals, joint design, quality workmanship, codes, SMAW, and electrodes. When you complete the program, you’ll receive National Center for Construction Education and Research (NCCER) certification for Welding Level 1.

Available Classes

Course Register Dates Price
This 362.5 clock hour course is broken down into topics including: general safety, common hazards, oxyfuel, plasma arc, air carbon arc, base metals, joint design, quality workmanship, codes, SMAW, and electrodes. When you complete the program, you’ll receive National Center for Construction Education and Research (NCCER) certification for Welding Level 1.
Meeting time and location:

01/04/23 - 03/16/23
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur 8a - 5p
IAT, Room 00105
Havelock

This 362.5 clock hour course is broken down into topics including: general safety, common hazards, oxyfuel, plasma arc, air carbon arc, base metals, joint design, quality workmanship, codes, SMAW, and electrodes. When you complete the program, you’ll receive National Center for Construction Education and Research (NCCER) certification for Welding Level 1.
Meeting times and locations:

04/03/23 - 08/14/23
Mon, Tue, Thur 5:30p - 10p
IAT, Room 00105
Havelock

04/15/23 - 08/12/23
Sat 8a - 12p
IAT, Room 00105
Havelock

04/15/23 - 08/12/23
Sat 1p - 5p
IAT, Room 00105
Havelock

Sun 04/30/23 12p - 2p
ON
Havelock

Sun 05/14/23 12p - 2p
ON
Havelock

Sun 06/11/23 12p - 2p
ON
Havelock

Sun 07/09/23 12p - 2p
ON
Havelock

This 362.5 clock hour course is broken down into topics including: general safety, common hazards, oxyfuel, plasma arc, air carbon arc, base metals, joint design, quality workmanship, codes, SMAW, and electrodes. When you complete the program, you’ll receive National Center for Construction Education and Research (NCCER) certification for Welding Level 1.
Meeting time and location:

01/03/23 - 06/14/23
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur 5:30p - 9:30p
Small Business Center, Room 103
Volt Center
205 First St, New Bern NC 28560

Funding Opportunities 

This program is eligible for the Volt Toolbelt Trust, which covers up to 100% of registration costs. Visit our Volt Toolbelt Trust page to learn more.  

Questions others are asking.

The National Center for Construction Education and Research (NCCER) certification is nationally recognized and shows that the holder is highly trained, knowledgeable, and qualified to do the job anywhere in the country. The mission of NCCER is to provide a safe, sustainable, and productive workforce to industry professionals.

Core Curriculum: Introductory Craft Skills, Fifth Edition, Revised 2015, ISBN 978-0-13-413098-9

Welding Level 1, Fifth Edition, Revised 2015, ISBN 978-0-13-416311-6

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Contact Information

Havelock Campus
305 Cunningham Blvd
Havelock, NC 28532
252-444-6005

Volt Center
205 First Street
New Bern, NC 28562
252-633-0857

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