Providing the Training Needs for the Welding Industry

Calumet Welding Center (CWC) is a facility located in Griffith, IN created to serve the training needs for the public and various local companies in the welding industry.

  • Our fast result programs can be completed within 3-6 months and have frequent start dates.
  • Training hours are flexible and programs work at the pace of each individual.
  • Learning takes place in a hands-on shop environment, similar to on-the-job training.
  • Classroom instruction is also available to provide comprehensive technical training.

CWC is partnered with Calumet Testing Services (CTS), a local welding inspection and certification facility. This gives students an unprecedented advantage of working alongside professional instructors and industry experts.

CTS is also an American Welding Society (AWS) Accredited Testing Facility with AWS Certified Welding Inspectors (CWI) available to provide certification counsel in order to achieve the best results.

CWC is meant to serve as a learning environment and a networking opportunity simultaneously. There is NO substitute for long standing industry expertise. CWC courses are designed for maximum employability, and maximum affordability.

Please contact us for more information. Appointments may be made by calling 219-923-WELD(9353), or via our online contact form by clicking here.

Start Dates

2024 Schedule (Subject to Change)

January 22

March 18

May 6

June 24

August 19

October 14

December 2

Welding is the Right Career for You

Welding is an exciting and lucrative career with lots of opportunities right now. Northwest Indiana and the Chicagoland area offers hundreds of employment opportunities including Labor Trade Unions, Steel Mills, Refineries, Rail Roads, Manufacturing and Constructions. The career options are endless. Welders enjoy working with their hands, and building something solid and timeless.

About Our Center

Our secret to Success is MORE WELD TIME! The only way to master welding is through practice.

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