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What We Offer

LTI can train and certify you as a professional welder in just a few weeks. We provide 6- to 12-week courses that offer the best technical training and education leading to a variety of professional welding certifications in structural and pipe welding. Start your career in welding here and be trained to the highest commercial and manufacturing industry standards.

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Structural and Pipe Welding Program

Our structural and pipe welding program trains students for the following construction trades:

  • Pipe Welding
    • Commercial and Industrial
  • Structural Welding
    • Commercial and Industrial
  • Manufacturing Welding

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Available Classes

Welding Technology I

Contact hours/Calendar weeks: 120 hours/6 weeks

Course Number: LTI-BWT 100

This course is designed to provide students with entry level skills in shielded metal arc welding, gas metal arc welding, oxygen fuel cutting, project planning and fabrication techniques. Through coursework and practical application in an industrial laboratory setting, the student will develop fundamental knowledge of metals, welding processes, safety and related equipment applications. While perfecting hands on skills, the student will learn various Arc and Gas welding processes and join together a variety of metals in all positions.

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Welding Technology II

Contact hours/Calendar weeks: 120 hours/6 weeks

Course Number: LTI-BWT 200

Welding Technology II is a continuation of Welding Technology I and is designed to provide students with advanced skills in shielded metal arc welding, gas metal arc welding, plasma cutting, project planning and advanced fabrication techniques. Students will also be provided with instruction and training in American Welding Society D1.1 welding procedures to qualify the student utilizing both SMAW and GMAW processes via a practical test. Each section will have a written or verbal pretest of the material to be covered.

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Advanced Welding Technology III

Contact hours/Calendar weeks: 120 hours/6 weeks

Course Number: LTI-AWT 200

Through coursework and practical application students will develop understanding of the theory of API and ASME. Students will also be studying isometric drawings, stick and wire identification, and proper pre-and post-treatments for pipe welds. Students may be certifiable in American Petroleum Institute (API), American Society for Mechanical Engineering (ASME), and pipe fitting at completion of course.

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Advanced Welding Technology IV

Contact hours/Calendar weeks: 120 hours/6 weeks

Course Number: LTI-AWT 201

Advanced Welding Technology IV is continuation of Advanced Welding Technology III and is designed to provide students with the testing procedures for ASME and API. Students will be cutting out coupons and using criteria for testing. The testing will be done on 6-inch and 2-inch pipe for ASME and 12-inch Butt and Branch API. Students may be certifiable in AMSE B-31 and API 1104 at completion of course. Course study in pipe fitting, pipe and saddle joints, 45 degree and Orange peel, and reducer work.

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Company Partnership Program

Contact hours/Calendar weeks: 80 hours/2 weeks

Course Number: LTI-BWT 250

The Company Partnership course allows students that are selected to participate in an 80-hour paid internship opportunity. Students will be assigned to an employer and monitored by Loenbro Technical Institute instructors to ensure goals and objectives are completed.

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Testimonials

  • “With LTI I was able to learn the skills I needed by working in the shop on a daily basis instead of sitting in a classroom.”

    – Jason, LTI student

  • “I was able to start my welding program immediately…I did not have to wait months to start.”

    – Taylor, LTI student

  • “I have been able to learn welding techniques which have helped me to improve my welding skills to become a better welder and find a job.”

    – Clayton, LTI student

  • “I liked that I was able to affordably earn up to four welding certifications in only a few weeks.”

    – Sawyer, LTI student

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Custom Training Packages Available

Does your company need welders taught to a specific program or set of skills? We can tailor a custom training package to fit your needs and provide certification and testing at the completion of the course.

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