Welding Technology


Weld vt. to united (pieces of metal, plastic, etc.) by heating until molten and fused or until soft enough to hammer or press together; n. the joint formed by welding.

Our Mission

The  Welding Technology program at Northwest College is designed to create a well-rounded employee, capable of mastering the worlds of both business and technology.

The college's welding program is subject to the wisdom of an advisory board, consisting of:

Agriculture:  Bob Newsome
Small Business:
Pipe welders: Greg Lynch
Sales/Equipment: Chris Barham
High School Educator: Rick Wheeler
College Educators: Bill Johnson, Harold Elton, Lee Elton
Freshman Students:
Sophomore Students:


Bill Johnson
Associate Professor of Welding; Coordinator of Welding