Pipe welding class at Lincoln's WTTC

Are you preparing to teach welding courses for the first time? Or are you looking for new ways to engage students and make improvements to your instructional program? Designed for instructors with little or no formal training in teaching, the five-day Beyond the Booth course will prepare new and experienced instructors to deliver an updated curriculum in an innovative classroom and lab environment. In this intensive prep course, instructors will study learning styles, effective teaching techniques, curriculum design, lesson planning, lab and classroom management, and more. Get ready to share your passion for welding and embark on a personally fulfilling professional development opportunity that will help you make a real impact on your students and their goals for the future.

Note: Course satisfies continuing education credit requirements (for current welding instructors).

Course topics include:

  • Curriculum design
  • Lesson plan development
  • Lab management
  • Presentation skills
  • Classroom management

Course fee includes:

  • Morning snack and lunch each day
  • One group dinner
  • Plant tours
  • Library of Lincoln Electric resources
  • All welding consumables and coupons
  • Certificate and souvenir