Institutional Closing

alert icon BCTC campuses and offices will be closed starting on December 16, 2017. We will reopen on Tuesday, January 2, 2018 with normal operating hours. Have a wonderful holiday and a great new year!

Equipment List

Equipment and Books

The following supplies will be needed the first week of school.

  1. $7.00 - Safety Glasses
  2. $8.00 - Cutting Goggles or Cutting Glasses, #5
  3. $30.00 - Welding Hood, Safety Lens #10 Min.
  4. $8.00 - Welding Gloves, Long Gauntlet Type
  5. $30.00 - Welding Jacket or Long Sleeve Shirts
  6. $100.00 - Work Boots (STEEL TOE)
  7. $10.00 - Tape Measure, Twelve ft. min. Standard Measurements
  8. $15.00 - Shirt - Dark Blue with a Six-Inch Sleeve, Collar, and at Least Three Buttons.
  9. $15.00 - Pants Dark blue in color. No jeans.
  10. $10.00 - Diagonal cutting pliers
  11. $80.00 - Heavy duty grinder/ sander 4
  12. $5.00 - Lock
  13. $5.00 - Cotton Hat
  14. $55.00 - Text: Modern Welding, Althouse, Bowditch
  15. $18.00 - Lab: Modern Welding, Althouse, Bowditch
  16. $15.00 - American Welding Society Dues

The pricing of equipment is a estimation; pricing will vary depending on the vender used. Make sure you let the venders know you are a student at BCTC and you may receive a discount.