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Welding Students Compete At Northwest Shoals Community College
Franklin County Career Technical Center
Students Bring Home Awards
Students Bring Home Awards
Posted On: Monday, February 27, 2017

Four students from the Franklin County Career Tech Center (FCCTC) traveled to Northwest Shoals Community College (NWSCC) on February 17 for welding competition. Justin Steele, the welding instructor was proud to bring back awards with all 4 students.  The students that competed are Pierce Dolan (Phil Campbell), Eli Swinney (Phil Campbell), Sam Pierce (Phil Campbell) and Skyler White (Tharptown). 

Pierce Dolan - 2nd in Oxy Fuel Cutting

Eli Swinney - 2nd in Flux Cored Arc Welding

Sam Pierce - 2nd in 6010 Stick Welding

Skyler White - 2nd in 7018 Stick Welding

Welding is a dual enrollment course offered at the FCCTC for Franklin County students.  When the students graduate, they are just a few credits away from having a certification in welding. The FCCTC is proud of these young men and their accomplishments.