I-BEST Welding Trades Training

Welding StudentProgram is not offered every quarter

This two quarter I-BEST program prepares students for entry-level positions in welding. Spring quarter provides VESL for Welding, summer classes include Welding and VESL.

Courses include: 

  • Flux cored welding/ wire feed
  • Aluminum
  • Stick electrode 
  • English as a Second Language (ESL) and Adult Basic Education (ABE)

Program highlights:

  • Trade-specific skills training while earning WABO certification
  • Job placement assistance
  • Financial assistance may be available

Check out the Welding and Fabrication department site.

For more information contact Karen Manley at 425-388-9159.

An evaluation funded by the federal government is being conducted to determine how Everett Community College helps people increase their skills and find jobs. There will be more applicants than spaces available in this program. Individuals who are eligible for the program and agree to participated in the study will be selected into the program based on a lottery.