Mississippi Welding Technical Update Workshop


Sponsored by:

Mississippi Construction Education Foundation Training Center
The Resource Center
Lincoln Electric
Harris Products

Workshop Date: October 17, 2017

Registration Deadline: October 9, 2017

Note: Registration is limited to first 30 instructors to register.

Location: MCEF Training Center, Jackson, MS
(Address, driving directions, hotels here)

Cost: $125 per person (includes lunch and breaks)

Note: Payment can be made online and must be paid in full prior to the workshop date. There will be no refunds after the deadline date.

Time: 8:00 – 4:00


8:00-10:15 – Lincoln Electric Technical Training and Industry Update

  • Welding Safety and Regulatory Update
  • Education Support Materials
  • New Process Technologies
  • Industry Trends
  • New Product Demonstrations and Hands-On Welding

10:15-12:30 – Lincoln Electric Automation, Curriculum, and Trainers

  • Lincoln Electric ULINC Welding Curriculum
  • Recruiting Middle School and Nontraditional Students through Technology
  • Automation Training Opportunities
  • Integrating Virtual Training into your Traditional Curriculum
  • Hands-On Training Vrtex

12:30 – 1:15 – Lunch

1:15 – 3:30 – Harris Cutting

  • Oxy-Fuel Cutting Safety
  • Alternative Fuel vs Acetylene
  • New Products
  • Demonstrations and Hands-On

3:30-4:00 – Questions, Comments, Certificates

For questions, call:

Bob Kimbrell
The Resource Center

Mike Barkett

Welding Workshop Registration (for Mississippi instructors only)

  • Cost: $125 per person
  • Deadline for Registration: October 9, 2017

Registration is closed

Payment Policy

  • Payment is required in advance of the workshop date.
  • If you register and do not attend, you agree to responsible for the full amount of the registration fee if you do not cancel by the registration deadline date.
  • We accept payment by check, money order, PayPal, and school purchase order.
    • Send mailed payments to:
      The Resource Center
      5401 Inverness Place
      Northport, AL 35473