UA Welding and Brazing Certification Testing

UA Welding and Brazing certification tests will be offered on a as needed basis, when the required minimum number of applicants is met, a test session will be scheduled.    Please review the UA Weld Test Program to determine which test you want to take, and then call the training center to get your name on the list.  Once a test date is scheduled you will be notified of the date and time. 


Open Welding

Open welding is limited to competent journeyman welders.  The purpose is to provide an opportunity for welders to practice their welding skills prior to being referred out as a welder. 

*One day minimum prior notification to the training center is required to be eligible to participate in the open welding session. Please call (763) 533-5514 to reserve.  Open welding sessions (afternoon and evening) for Summer of 2015 will be Tuesdays and Thursdays starting May 5.  When you call, please indicate if you want to attend the afternoon session (12:00 noon to 4:00 pm) or the evening session (4:00 pm to 8:oo pm).  Slots are filled on a first come, first served basis.  Participants are limited to one session per day.

You are required to bring your own PPE equipment. Please enter through the Student Entrance on the east side of the building.

Journeyman Program

journeymanJourneyman training classes are available for all Journeymen who are in good standing with LU 539. You can Register Online July 15 through September of the current year or download the registration form and fax or mail to the training center July 15 through September of the current year.  Registration forms submitted after September are only accepted if the requested class is scheduled and is not full.

City and State Code classes will be offered to all Journeymen, but City and State Tests are limited to those who have the required experience and can meet specific requirements.

A number of classes will again be offered and held in our training center. Please indicate on the registration form the classes that you are interested in. City and State Code Classes will be offered to all Journeymen, but City and State Tests are limited to those who have the required experience and can meet specific requirements.