DIXIE COUNTY ADULT CENTER

Welding

This program offers a broad foundation of knowledge and skills to prepare for employment in the welding industry. The content includes, but is not limited to, planning, management, technical and product skills, underlying principles of technology, labor issues, community issues and health, safety, and environmental issues. Students are taught to gas weld, arc weld, TIG Weld, and pipe weld. All students are given the opportunity to become American Welding Society Certified Welders.

The classes offered are:

  • PMT0070--Welder Assistant 1
  • PMT0071--Welder Assistant 2
  • PMT0072--Welder, SMAW 1
  • PMT0073--Welder, SMAW 2
  • PMT0074--Welder

Advanced Welding Courses include:

  • PMT0075--Advanced Welder 1
  • PMT0076--Advanced Welder 2


To register for classes students must provide a State Photo ID, Social Security Card or Birth Certificate, and Proof of Residency (i.e. Utility Bill).

Tuition for Adult Welding is $2.22 per hour. Please see the Adult Welding Calendar to determine actual costs at time of enrollment.

 

Contact Us

Charlie Driggers, Instructor
charliedriggers@dixie.k12.fl.us
352-541-6250, ext. 6474
 
Class Location & Times

​​​​​​Dixie County High School
Welding Lab
17924 SE Highway 19
Cross City, FL 32628
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
EDUCATIONAL EQUITY ACT - ADULT & CAREER TECHNICAL EDUCATION
The School Board of Dixie County is committed to the principle and practice of equal opportunity and affirmative action. The School Board of Dixie County complies with the letter and spirit of federal, state, and local laws and regulations prohibiting discrimination and/or harassment based on race, color, religion, political affiliation, national origin, sex, disability, age, marital status or social and family background. Educational opportunities for students are provided under the principles of equal opportunity and affirmative action. A lack of English Language skills is not a barrier to admission in any program.  Dixie District Schools' designee to coordinate compliance with the Educational Equity Act is:  Karen Ganus, Director of Elementary and Secondary Education, 352-541-6339.
 
NOTICE OF NON-DISCRIMINATION (School Board Policy 2.16)
The School Board of Dixie County is committed to the principle and practice of equal opportunity and affirmative action.  The School Board of Dixe County complies with the letter and spirit of federal, state and local laws and regulations prohibiting discrimination and/or harassment based on race, color, religion, political affiliation, national origin, sex, disability, age, marital status or social and family background.  Employment and educational opportunities for students, employees and applicants are provided under the principles of equal opportunity and affirmative action.  The Board will provide equal access to its facilities to the Boy Scounts and other identified Title 36 patriotic youth groups as required within 34 C.F.R.108.9.  For assistance, contact Karen Ganus, Director of Elementary and Secondary Education, 352-541-6339 or fax 352-541-6342.
SECTION 504 / ADA POLICY STATEMENT
It is the policy of the Board of Education to provide a free and appropriate public education to each disabled student within its jurisdiction, regardless of the nature or severity of the disability.  It is the intent of the district to ensure the students who are disabled within the definition of Section 504 / ADA of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 are identified, evaluated and provided with appropriate educational services.  Students may be disabled even though they do not require services under this policy pursuant to the Individual with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA).  Due process rights of disabled students and their parents under Section 504 will be enforced.  For assistance, contact Alexa Mills, Director of ESE & Student Services, 352-541-6335 or fax 352-541-6341.
Contact Us

Main Number
(352)541-6250


Superintendent’s Office
(352)541-6231


Transportation
(352)541-6233