Merrill Institute - About
Merrill Institute - About
Merrill Institute - About

ABOUT US


The Merrill Institute has offered its students comprehensive, state-of-the-art, hands-on welding training since it was founded in 2011. Located within the fabrication facilities of MERRILL, our students have the unique opportunity to see a live, working manufacturing plant in action as they learn from AWS-certified Instructors and Educators. In just 12 weeks, graduates will develop the skills and knowledge required to embark on a successful career in welding. Every student who completes the Merrill Institute program will leave with the confidence and tools they need to excel in today’s challenging workplaces.

IN THEIR OWN WORDS


ADAM MILLER
2012 Welding Program Graduate


KELLEN RITTER
2013 Welding Program Graduate


CLINTON MARSHALL
2013 Welding Program Graduate


TESTIMONIALS


Find out why we’re your best choice, directly from the students and companies who have worked with us:


“This has been a most gratifying experience. Thanks for the education and I hope to turn this learned skill into my next career choice.”
– Ray

“I am extremely thankful for being able to participate in the Merrill Institute of welding! It feels great to finally find a good paying career that I like, without going to college and being in thousands of dollars of debt. Our instructor Jason is a very talented welder and he did an awesome job of teaching us fabing, oxyfuel cutting, brazing and overall shop safety and craftsmanship.”
– Tyler

“I consider it an honor and a privilege to be granted the opportunity to attend Merrill Institute. I feel blessed to be taught by the best! Merrill is one of the top ten fabricators in the nation, and they have taken what they do best and extended a helping hand, providing opportunities to my classmates and me. The instructors and staff at Merrill Institute are true leaders and motivators in my book.”
– Melvin

What I got out of the program is an understanding of how to manipulate metal. This program turns you into a Skilled Tradesman, not just someone who can fill a position at a job.”
– Kellen

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