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_CANCELED_M.I.G. Welding Tool Orientation

_CANCELED_M.I.G. Welding Tool Orientation

Learn to weld with BLDG 61’s M.I.G. welder! No prior experience required. Appropriate for ages 14 and older.

Students younger than 14 may be accompanied by a parent or guardian IF both registration seats are available. Safety equipment is available for TWO patrons per class.

This event is for First Time Welders: After a brief video orientation, you will operate cutting and welding machines and produce various basic welds.

***IF YOU HAVE COMPLETED THIS CLASS OR ARE AN EXPERIENCED M.I.G. WELDER***, please schedule for "M.I.G. Welding Guided Access". Staff are available to facilitate your project.


BLDG 61 provides basic cutting, drilling, grinding, and shaping tools, material cleaning supplies and all required safety equipment. Patrons are encouraged to bring their own safety equipment.


CLASS OCCURS OUTSIDE! Classes or work sessions may be cancelled at any time due to weather, at the discretion of BLDG 61 staff. 



  • Patrons must wear NON-SYNTHETIC clothing including, shirt, full-length pants, and closed-toed full shoe.  

  • Patrons must use safety glasses, hair ties, face shields, leather gloves, auto-dark helmets, full-sleeve jackets.  

  • Patrons must be willing to share all provided safety equipment or supply their own.  

  • Patrons must be mindful of sparks and flashes produced by grinding or welding.  

  • Patrons must be willing to work with mineral spirits, denatured alcohol and/or other solvents if needed to clean stock materials. 

  • Patrons must understand and apply all shop etiquette as required to move in and out of the welding area via the wood shop. 

  • All safety requirements strictly enforced.

CLASS PART 1: (Anytime prior to in-person class): Video: BLDG 61 M.I.G. Welding Tool Orientation 

CLASS PART 2: (In-person): Complete the registration below and attend at your scheduled date and time. 

All attendees must fill out our Acknowledgement of Risk and Release Form prior to use of makerspace. 

Generously sponsored by the Boulder Library Foundation

Monday, Nov 15 2021

Monday, Nov 29 2021

4:30pm - 6:30pm
Time Zone:
Mountain Time - US & Canada (change)
BLDG 61 Makerspace
Main Library
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