Welding

How Many Years Does It Take to Learn Welding?

Did you know that you don’t need formal experience to attend a Welding program? Are you ready to become a welder and want to learn more about the curriculum and how much time is spent in the program? In this article, we will review the classes included in the Welding program at The Refrigeration School (RSI) and […]

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Do I need experience to enroll in Welding School?

Are you considering a career as a welder but need to know if you need experience to enroll in welding school? If you have your heart set on becoming a welder, then The Refrigeration School (RSI) has a Welding Specialist program that will prepare you to become a successful welder. Do I Need Experience to […]

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What is the Melting Point of Metal?

Are you considering a career as a welder? If so, you will need to know the melting point of the metal. Each metal has a different melting point, making it useful for different projects. So, what is the melting point of metal? What is the Melting Point of Metal? The temperature at which a metal […]

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Welding Terminology You Should Know

Are you looking for an introduction to welding and interested in learning welding terminology? There are a few terms you should know before taking a welding program at a trade school. Introduction to Welding: Terminology The basic terms you should know to prepare you for a welding career include: Alternating Current (AC) – electrical current […]

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What are the 5 Parameters of Welding?

The parameters of welding are a great way to continuously measure, plan and inspect welds in various combinations, using geometry. These parameters are the variables that control the weld deposition rate and quality. To produce a sound welded joint, it is important to continuously inspect the weld before, during, and after the welding process, and […]

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How Long are Most Welding Programs?

Do you want to break into the trades as a welding specialist? If this is your path, it is important to understand the different welding techniques that you will use on the job. From shield metal arc welding and gas metal arc welding to flux-cored arc welding and gas tungsten arc welding. Understanding these welding […]

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What is the Fastest Way to Get a Welding Certification?

Did you know that you can complete a technical school welding program in as little as 7 months? American Welding Society (AWS) states that technical schools are the fastest way to become a welder. And AWS is the standard in welding certification. Are Technical Schools the Fastest Way? “Fastest” is subjective, but training at a […]

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