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Welding Classes in Phoenix, AZ

Sharpen your skills and learn more about the process of your choice. We offer MIG, TIG, Stick, and Flux-Cored process training. We also offer theory to those looking to learn more about how it all works, and can even certify.

We proudly offer effective and efficient consulting, in-house or onsite, on practically every piece of equipment sold through our company. Vern Lewis Welding Supply Inc. prides themselves in consistently delivering to you, our customer, guidance with welding processes, consumables, etc., whatever is necessary to make your experience at Vern Lewis a memorable one!!

Our training rooms have top of the line equipment and fume extraction. There is nothing but the best for our students! We offer individual classes however, group rates are available.

We also have a Virtual (VRTEX) Reality Simulator

The VRTEX® 360 provides a best-in-class advanced level virtual reality welding simulation training experience for educational or industrial environments. Please call for class pricing.

Types of Training

ALL CLASSES ARE $75.00 PER HOUR – INCLUDES MATERIALS AND EQUIPMENT USAGE. GROUP RATES ALSO AVAILABLE.

MIG/FLUX CORED

MIG – Metal Inert Gas Welding Process, GMAW – ( is a welding process in which an electric arc forms between a consumable wire electrode and the workpiece metal(s), which heats the workpiece metal(s), causing them to melt, and join.) Classes consist of a short welding safety discussion and process equipment orientation including assembly and set up of equipment. The remainder of the class is all hands on welding and discussion. Minimum one-hour session.

FLUX CORE

FCAW – (arc welding process that uses a continuously fed consumable electrode that contains flux at its core). It is also referred to as self shielded or dual shielded welding. Classes consist of a short welding safety discussion and process equipment orientation including assembly and set up of equipment. The remainder of the class is all hands on welding and discussion. Minimum one-hour session.

SMAW (STICK WELDING)

STICK – Shielded Metal Arc Welding Process, SMAW – (manual arc welding process that uses a consumable electrode coated in flux to lay the weld). Classes consist of a short welding safety discussion and process equipment orientation including assembly and set up of equipment. The remainder of the class is all hands on welding and discussion. Minimum one-hour session.

TIG

TIG – Gas Tungsten Arc Welding, GTAW – (arc welding process that uses a tungsten electrode to produce an arc, and shield the material of contaminates using gas, such as Argon). Classes consist of a short welding safety discussion and equipment orientation including setup of machine. The remainder of the class is hands on welding and discussion. Minimum one-hour session.

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To sign up for a welding class you can call us 602-633-7052 or fill out the contact form below and we will be in touch with more information.

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