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Business & Skills Training

Small Engine Repair

$295

with Jim Lockhart

Calendar Feb 6, 2019 at 6 pm

This informative, hands-on course teaches students how to repair gasoline engines found in recreational vehicles and outdoor power equipment such as lawn mowers, snow throwers, chain saws and garden tractors. Students will strip, measure, inspect and reassemble a four-cycle engine as part of their training. Students are encouraged to bring and repair their own small engines. As with all courses held in one of our shops, the first night of class will be mandatory shop and tool safety. Required: steel toed boots & safety glasses. Parts are not provided as part of the course.

Small Engine Repair

$295

with Jim Lockhart

Calendar Feb 6, 2019 at 6 pm

This informative, hands-on course teaches students how to repair gasoline engines found in recreational vehicles and outdoor power equipment such as lawn mowers, snow throwers, chain saws and garden tractors. Students will strip, measure, inspect and reassemble a four-cycle engine as part of their training. Students are encouraged to bring and repair their own small engines. As with all courses held in one of our shops, the first night of class will be mandatory shop and tool safety. Required: steel toed boots & safety glasses. Parts are not provided as part of the course.

Welding I, Structural

$595

with Mark Richards

Calendar Feb 5, 2019 at 6 pm, runs for 4 weeks

This course teaches students who have had little to no welding experience how to correctly and safely use cutting equipment, power tools, and welding equipment used in shielded metal arc welding, commonly known as "stick welding". Students spend extensive time hands-on in the welding shop improving their skills. Students will learn how to create multi-pass fillets with E6010 and E7018 electrodes in all positions and on a variety of joint types. Emphasis will be on creating quality welds and completing safety training on each piece of equipment ad well as general shop safety and PPE. 

Welding II

$595

with Mark Richards

Calendar Mar 12, 2019 at 6 pm, runs for 4 weeks

This course is a continuation of Structural Welding I offering more advanced instruction, MIG, TIG and an intro to pipe, that prepares studetns for certification testing and/or employment.

Please note: Certification testing is not offered at UTC.  

If you decide to take both Welding course $100 will be deducted from your second welding course. 

Payment plan available: $200 deposit plus 5 payments of $79.00, paid every two weeks

Woodworking

$325

with Skip Beardsley

Calendar Feb 5, 2019 at 6 pm, runs for 10 weeks

 Materials purchased separately. In this hobby class, beginner students will be taught the foundational skills needed to create a beautiful, finished wood project. The first weeks of the course focus on shop safety, correct use of tools and fundamental techniques. Advanced woodworking students will build on their experience and skill by creating a more advanced woodworking project. Students may choose their own project based on the amount of time required to build it and the allowable space in the shop area. Required: steel toed boots & safety glasses.The first night of class will be mandatory shop and tool safety.

Tuesdays, , 6-9 pm  Instructor: Skip Beardsley





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