Course starting August 1st, 2022 – APPLY NOW


Are you ready for a career change? Have you always wanted to become a welder? We have an opportunity for you! We are uniting with Lynnes Welding Training and the ND Career Builders Scholarship Program to provide a welding certification program for North Dakota residents. This opportunity allows you to earn an hourly wage from TrueNorth Steel while completing the 5-week course—-$18.00 per hour during training, $21.20 upon welding certification. Get paid to learn a new skill and start a career in welding!

Orientation starts on July 28th. The course starts on August 1st and runs for 5 weeks. Standard training hours will be from 6:00  am – 2:30 pm, Monday – Friday. Students will then work at one of the Fargo-based TrueNorth Steel sites from 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm, Monday – Thursday. 

At the conclusion of the course, the student will earn their 200-hour Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW/MIG) Certificate of Completion (a $7,200 value!) and will become a certified welder for TrueNorth Steel.

TrueNorth Steel and ND Career Builders Scholarship Program will cover the full program cost*!  This opportunity not only saves you money, but it also provides you the skills you need to be a  qualified team member of North Dakota’s premier metal fabrication company – TrueNorth Steel.

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Must be over 18 years of age by the start date of the class

 Must be a North Dakota Resident

Lynnes Welding Training admission requirements 

Copy of your High School Diploma/GED 

Maintain an overall grade point average (GPA) of 2.5 or above to receive the ND Career Builders Scholarship.

*Candidates commit to working as a welder in North Dakota for 3 years upon completion of the course. Failure to do so may require partial or full repayment of the cost of the program.

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