MiraCosta College Community Education and Workforce Development


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about the soldering course

Soldering Basics is the perfect entry level course on electrical soldering! Are you a home hobbyist? Do you have a job in Construction, Maintenance, or Engineering? Whether you like to fabricate things in your garage, or you need practice to become more proficient in your job, this hands-on course will help.

We anticipate developing additional soldering courses over the next year, including opportunities for certification.


Tuition $150

Course Length
20 hours

Hours of Instruction
Saturdays, 8:30am-12:30pm
Please see the events calendar for dates

Completion of enrollment documents.
Students must be at least 15 years of age.

after course completion


If you successfully complete a program under 50 hours, we can issue a certificate for $15.

Career Paths

This course is designed to introduce you to soldering in a fun and exciting way.

meet your instructor

Scott Hannum - Soldering Instructor

Scott Hannum
Soldering Instructor

Scott Hannum began his career in the US Navy, coordinating the training of sailors who conduct the operation and maintenance of self-defense systems, as well as developed and managed a fleet wide training program for the High Voltage Power Distribution System. Since he retired from the Navy, he has been the Manufacturing Manager at CarrierComm Inc. and the Production Supervisor at ViaSat Inc. He currently coordinates the operation and process for the assembly of electro-mechanical parts, components, sub-assemblies, and final assemblies, as well as developing the technical skills of the assembly staff.

take the next step

We offer information sessions for many of our job training programs. The information session offers you the opportunity to learn all about the programs in a relaxed environment.
Our instructors will be available at this time to answer all of your questions. Call us at 760.795.6820 to register.

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