Learn basic metal fabrication and welding methods including: MIG
welding, grinding, drilling & tapping, sheet metal bending and repair.
Special Notice: Students are expected to bring their own safety
equipment: safety glasses, leather work gloves, welding gloves, and
hearing protection. Steel-toed work boots or leather work shoes are not
required, but are HIGHLY recommended.
Tim Hammer currently teaches at San Benito High School where he
has taught Metal Shop, Drafting, IT, and History. Prior to teaching, Tim
worked as a welder / fabricator for several years in Fresno and before that
as a pipefitter / millwright in the Central Valley. He also served in the
U.S. Navy for five years where he worked as a steelworker and a range