My name is Rod Back and I'm the Welding Technology Instructor here at the Letcher County Area Technology Center. I received my teaching degree from Alice Lloyd College in 1995 and shortly there after went to work in the industrial field. I worked in the welding industry for @ 17 years before becoming an instructor here at the school. I have a B.A. degree in teaching, an Industrial Maintenance Degree and curently working on my Masters Degree in Career and Technical Education through Eastern Ky University. I received my welding certification from the American Welding Society and currently working to get my AWS Welding Inspector Certification.