Summer welding class offered in Lewisburg

[LEWISBURG, W.Va.] New River Community and Technical College is offering a 50-hour summer welding course beginning Monday, June 4, 2018 at the college’s welding shop at 789 Houfnaggle Road, Lewisburg. The class will be offered Monday through Thursday from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. 

Students will learn shielded metal arc, gas metal arc and gas tungsten arc welding; along with the use of oxygen/acetylene torches and safety aspects of welding.  Personal protective equipment is required.

Tuition for the class is $300, and pre-registration for the course is required by May 30.

New River CTC’s Workforce Education Division provides employable educational opportunities including noncredit courses, workforce development programs and customized training.

For more information about workforce classes at New River CTC or to register contact Gloria Kincaid at 304-793-6101 or or Jeanne Stone at 304-883-2469 or

New River Community and Technical College serves nine counties in southeastern West Virginia from the Greenbrier Valley Campus (Lewisburg), Mercer County Campus (Princeton), Nicholas County Campus (Summersville) and Raleigh County Campus (Beaver/Beckley).