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Welding and Fabrication

UAS Ketchikan offers basic, intermediate and advanced topics in welding each semester.

  • Hands-on training in all welding processes with current equipment
  • Learn the kind of welding you are interested in
  • Classes tailored to students’ interests and needs
  • Additional specialty classes offered as demand warrants. For the art enthusiast, a welding art class is offered periodically.

Welding is one of the most sought-after trades in the U.S. and skilled certified welders are in high demand.  Union and non-union apprenticeships are possible, both locally and statewide.

Start earning $20+ per hour and become part of a dynamic and challenging industry that is always evolving and adapting to a changing world.

Scholarships are available

Contact 228-4568 with questions

Instructors and Contacts

Ryan Houtcooper

Ryan Houtcooper

Assistant Professor of Welding

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Angie Goffredi

Angie Goffredi

Career Education Coordinator, Welding and Power Tech Lab Manager

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