Hobby Welding

All Steel and Consumables will be provided by M.W.S.

Students will be required to provide:
1.Welding Helmet
2.Safety Glasses
3.Canvas Jacket
4.Welding Gloves
5. Work Boots

For Required
Equipment Specifications.
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Next Hobby Class: Saturday Feb 21st 10-4 MIG & TIG. Payments in by no later than Feb 19th.
We encourage you to bring your own welding gear.
Please bring your own safety glasses, jeans and leather gloves. Jackets & helmets will be provided.

Learn from the pros. Weld with the best. Modern Welding School workshops are for restoration professionals, artists, car body enthusiasts, and anyone who wants to use welding for non-work related purposes.

Workshop Details

There are 5 different workshops to choose from.

MIG (Metal Inert Gas) Welding
Taking this workshop is an efficient way to learn about welding. Equipment can be purchased and easily set up and used in ones own garage.

TIG (Tungsten Inert Gas) Welding
If you want to learn stainless steel and aluminum welding, this workshop is for you.

Gas Welding
A workshop popular with people who like to handle their own auto repair. Airplane enthusiasts and construction workers benefit from this course as well. Proper set up of acetylene gases and safety is a focus.

Stick Welding
This is typically a refresher workshop where people can learn
the newest techniques in welding.

Artists and sculptors enjoy learning brazing skills. The equipment can be purchased and easily used at home.
All programs include both theoretical and hands-on training.
There is a heavy focus on safety, proper set up,
and care of equipment.

Each workshop is 6 hours of theory and hands-on instruction.

Workshops are offered on Saturdays from 9am - 3pm.

The fee for each workshop is only $200.00

Workshop fee must be recieved 10 days prior to workshop date, or workshop reservation will be invalid.
Equipment can be purchased at Modern Welding School
at a discount price by attending The Hobby Workshop

Next Hobby Class Date TBA

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Combination Welding

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Daily booth rentals available
for the experienced welder

Days $200.00

Evenings $100.00

Individual courses are available
for experienced welders.
Pretesting required. Fee: $75.00

Accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges.

Licensed by the New York State Education Department.

Approved by the New York State Education Department for
Training of Veterans.

An Institutional Member in the
American Welding Society.