Des Moines Area Community College is offering a chance to take welding training courses for free. The non-credit Welders for Manufacturing class is designed for people with no welding experience, and has been endorsed by area manufacturers including Vermeer Corporation. David Landon, Manager of Welding Engineering at Vermeer, says that there is an immediate need for welders and that need is growing. Applicants will be decide based on reading and math skills tests, as well as an interview with DMACC staff. The class begins on May 19th at the Newton Campus. Apply Here .