Welding Equipment List

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) - REQUIRED


  • Welding hood
  • Welding filter lens
  • Clear cover lenses
  • Safety glasses with the follow
    • ANSI Z287.1 identified by the manufacturer on the frame OR
    • ANSI Z287.2 identified by the manufacturer as well as IC + S inscribed prescription lens
  • Ear plugs (anything capable of playing music is NOT a PPE)
  • Full or half gauntlet all leather WELDING gloves 100 % leather
  • All leather welding jacket/coat
  • Steel or Composite Toe Boots covering a min of 4 inches above the ankle
  • FR rated lower torso clothing, heavy denim jean or Carhartt type clothing

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) - Recommended

  • Cover (welding hat/bandana, etc.)
  • Auto darkening lens

Welding Tools – REQUIRED

  • Chipping Hammer
  • Wire Brush
  • 9”-12” Adjustable end wrench (Crescent Wrench)
  • One pair of diagonal cutting pliers
  • 2 - 4 inch C-Clamps
  • Rat Tail File
  • 1 – torch tip cleaner

Welding Equipment/Tools – Recommended

  • 4” Grinder (8amp or more). Use of grinder without guards is not authorized
  • Carbon steel wire wheels
  • Knee pads
  • Medium duty carabineer
  • Container for your gear
  • One small tape measure


Additional Equipment/Tools for specific welding courses will be communicated by the instructor.