National Center for Welding Education and Training

National Center for Welding Education and Training

WeldingThe National Center for Welding Education and Training is a dynamic partnership between business and industry, community and technical colleges, universities, the American Welding Society and government. The Center is doing business as Weld-Ed through funding support from the National Science Foundation.

Weld-Ed is located in the Nord Advanced Technology Center at Lorain County Community College in Elyria, Ohio. The Weld-Ed portion of the facility is redesigned to include modern welding lab facilities, new classrooms and offices to support the operation. The lab facilities are being built using modern technology in the materials joining industry through partnerships with the major welding equipment and supply manufacturers.


October is Manufacturing Month

This series of activities for high school students through adults showcases the importance of manufacturing in Lorain County.

Events include:
  • OH Makes@LCCC Conference
  • Think Manufacturing Student Expo
  • Mechatronics Information Session
  • "What Makes What in Lorain County
Click here for a complete list of events. 

Canvas Has Replaced ANGEL

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Earn College Credit for Your Experience

Your professional, military or volunteer experience in an applied area may make you eligible to receive college credit. Click here to learn more.   


Students can save up to 80 percent on the cost of a traditional college degree. Click here to learn more.  

MyTuition Guarantee

LCCC students now have the opportunity to participate in the MyTuition Guarantee. This new program holds tuition and fee rates for students registering in fall 2014, spring 2015, or fall 2015 for up to three years or until the completion of a degree, whichever comes first.
Click here to learn more and to complete the Completion Pledge.