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Upcoming Classes

View upcoming technical training classes coming to BTI.

Behlen’s Welding Course

BTI has partnered with Behlen Country to provide a welding course designed specifically to fill their open manufacturing positions. No experience needed – must be at least 16 years old.

1 Week Training Sessions, Monday – Friday 8 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. 7 hour shift

Training starts December 18, 2017

Class will be held at BTI in Baker City OR

Register Now!

November 7th, 2017|

Women’s Welding

Women’s Welding Course
Thinking about those DIY projects, if only you could weld?
Now you can, right here at BTI!

No experience needed and all experience welcome.

Sign up Now and plan that holiday project!

When:  November 7, 2017    6 weeks – every Tuesday
Time:    5:30 – 8:00 pm
Where:  BTI School of Welding
2500 E Street (enter from 9th & G Streets)
Baker City, OR
Cost: $250.00

October 18th, 2017|

BTI Welding Courses. New 6 week sessions.

BTI’s Welding Instructor:

We are pleased to welcome Ryan Butler, a multi-certified professional welder with over 30 years of experience in the industry along with welding instructor experience.

BTI’s Welding Technology program provides training in SMAW (shielded metal arc welding), GTAW (gas tungsten arc welding), PAC (plasma-arc cutting), GMAW (gas metal arc welding), FCAW (flux-cored arc welding), OAW (oxyacetylene welding), OAC (oxyacetylene cutting). Courses include safety, welding symbols, blueprint reading and fabrication skills. D1.1 Structural Code
Certification Preparation available for all procedures based on skill level as determined by instructor.

For more information and to register click here.

October 6th, 2017|

Heavy Equipment Operator Training. Effective. Efficient. Easy.

Starts January 2, 2018, sign up now by Calling 541-519-2671 or sign up here.


Heavy Equipment Training Information Winter 2018

September 29th, 2017|

Heavy Equipment Operator Training

Heavy Equipment Flier


July 27th, 2017|

Wilderness Advanced First Aid (WAFA)


July 17-20, 2017, 8:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. at Eastern Oregon University in La Grande Oregon

Registration Deadline

July 3, 2017

Course instructor

Dr. Kaare Tingelstad, Emergency Department Physician

Course Information

Wilderness Advanced First Aid class is a comprehensive medical training designed for remote professionals or wilderness leaders who venture into remote and challenging environments.  This course teaches how to manage medical emergencies when hospitals and rescue services may not be available for an extensive time period.  We prepare students for emergency situations that involve prolonged patient care, severe environments, and improvised equipment.  The learning environment is challenging, stimulating, and fun.




This course is scheduled for 4-days or 36 to 40 hours of instructional and practice time. Upon successful completion students will receive certification in Wilderness Advanced First Aid and Adult CPR. Certification is valid for three years.

This course is certified through Wilderness Medical Associates.


June 9th, 2017|