One on One Private Metal Shaping Classes

Kingdom Metal Works specializes in customized metal shaping/aluminum gas welding training classes.

Our classes are ONE ON ONE INSTRUCTION, with complete hands on training.

Classes include:

  1. Overview of the specific hand tools including hammers, dollies and slappers used in metal shaping and the types of metals used for specific jobs.
  2. Basic welding of sheet metal panels with TIG and aluminum gas welding techniques
  3. Making of templates and patterns for new parts and panels.
  4. Techniques of using an Excel English Wheel, Baileigh mobile English wheel, Baileigh PH28-A pneumatic power hammer, planishing hammer and shrinker/stretcher.
    We offer 3,4 or 5 day training classes here at our shop any day Monday – Saturday from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. The cost is $400.00 per day with a full lunch provided each day.

Our available dates for private metal shaping/welding classes are listed below

The student is encouraged to bring a project they are working on to build their skills and to move that project forward or we will provide the project and all the materials needed for the student to take one home.

Hotel accommodations are located at The Grand Rivers Inn in Grand Rivers Ky, which is about 25 minutes from our shop in Hampton Ky. Please call the Inn for pricing and availability (270) 362-4487 

Email us at to register for upcoming one on one private metal shaping training classes.

If you are a business owner and would like to send your employees to my shop for hands on training, call or email me for pricing.  If you would prefer me to come to your shop and work with your employees to build their skills on your equipment and move your projects forward, call for pricing at 310 947-1120.

Here are some photos/videos of classes given at GTR Motorsports in Andover England, at Cornfield Customs in Milford Ohio, at BBT Fabrications in Mahomet Illinois, Legacy Innovations in Emigsville PA and at Ludwig’s Custom Auto in Denver PA.



KMW at Legacy Innovations





Classes for 2019

October 14-16 -Mittler Bros Class 18th -19th
October 21-26- Time Off
October 28-Nov 2- sold out

November 4-9-Time Off
November 11-16
November 18-23
November 25-30 -Thanksgiving Holiday Week

December 2-7
December 9-14
December 16-21
December 23-28- Christmas Holiday Week

Classes For 2020

January 6-11
January 13-18
January 20-15
January 27-Feb 1

February 3-8
February 10-15
February 17-22
February 24-29

March 2-7
March 9-14
March 16-21
March 23-28
March 30 – April 4

April 6-11
April 13-18
April 20-25
April 27-May 2

May 4-9
May 11-16
May 18-23
May 25- Memorial Day
May 26-30

June 1-6
June 8-13
June 15-20
June 22-27
June 29-July 4- Independence Holiday Week

July 6-11
July 13-18
July 20-25
July 27-August 1

August 3-8
August 10-15
August 17-22
August 24-29
August 31- September 5

September 7- Labor Day
September 8-12
September 14-19
September 21-26
September 28-October 3

October 5-10
October 12-17
October 19-24
October 26-31

November 2-7
November 9-14
November 16-21
November 23-28 Thanksgiving Holiday Week
November 30-December 5

December 7-12
December 14-19
December 21-26- Christmas Holiday Week
December 28-January 2- New Years Holiday Week

Email us at to register for upcoming training classes.





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