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SVAM Center of Excellence (Abingdon, Bluefield & Duffield)

851 French Moore Jr. Blvd., Ste. 110

Abingdon, VA 24210

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The SVAM Center of Excellence (SVAM-CoE) will offer "GMAW (MIG) for Manufacturing-Semi-Automatic" training course to help meet the need for welders amongst the manufacturing companies in Southwest Virginia and Northeast Tennessee.

The training course will begin in January 2019 and conclude upon completion of 80 clock hours. The training schedule and locations will be set based on the needs of registered students. Initial thoughts are 2 days per week, 4 hours each day. Depending on registered students, SVAM-CoE can offer the training at any of our 3 sites - Abingdon, Bluefield and Duffield, Virginia.

Course Objective: Prepare students with the skills and knowledge for employment in manufacturing. This course is designed for individuals who want to pursue a career in the manufacturing industry.

Course Description: The welding process covered in this training program is Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW or MIG). Training of the students will show them how to perform quality fillet and groove welds. Other areas of study include safety, equipment maintenance, welding symbols, blueprint reading, oxy-acetylene and plasma cutting training. The course will be 80 Clock Hours.

Registrations will be used to determine the best days of the week, times, locations, etc. Your registration signifies your interest in the training program.

Once course is scheduled, fees for tuition, registration, books, etc. (not to exceed $2,000) will be due.






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SVAM Center of Excellence (Abingdon, Bluefield & Duffield)

851 French Moore Jr. Blvd., Ste. 110

Abingdon, VA 24210

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