Source: The Yadkin Ripple
Sixteen weeks of classroom and hands-on training came together June 15 as students successfully completed Performance Instruction & Training’s (PIT) Pit Weld U Powered by Miller Welders welding program.
Among the graduates of the state licensed program was Boonville native Jacob Matthews.
Pit Weld U Powered by Miller Welders is a state-licensed welding course for individuals interested in a career as a fabricator/welder in the motorsports industry, or in many other fields where expert metal workers are needed. The students learned about welding safety, metal cutting processes and MIG and TIG welding disciplines while in the program. Their time was heavily focused on hands-on training that involved completing welding projects on a variety of different metals helping to become knowledgeable in real-world applications.
As a result, Matthews is prepared to become certified in MIG and TIG welding by the nationally renowned American Welding Society (AWS). His dedication within the Pit Weld U Powered by Miller Welders program and graduation is just the first step.
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