(605) 725-1833

416 Production Street N
Aberdeen, SD 57401

Acquire Relevant Skills

“Great equipment and [Todd was] a very knowledgeable instructor!”


For Professionals & Hobbyists Alike

“I really enjoyed the class and it opened my eyes to the wide variety of different types of welding.”

-Jason V., 40-hour Wire Feed Welding

Get The Skills You Need

“The Training Place provided me with the training I needed, locally.”

-Stacy, On-Site CDL Training

Professional Instructors

“I felt very comfortable with the instructor they were very helpful and knowledgeable. It was also a great atmosphere.”

-Nila, MS Excel

Step-by-Step Training

“An excellent course to get your feet wet in Microsoft Office. I am no longer intimidated by computers.”

-Tammie, Microsoft Office Basic


Workforce Development Partner

The Training Place is dedicated to improving the Aberdeen Area’s workforce through customized corporate training and a schedule of core classes. We work with area employers to develop unique training courses to help businesses achieve their goals. Whether training is needed on software, methods or equipment, we’ll bring in experts and tailor a solution to provide employees the knowledge they need. We also offer a monthly schedule of core classes featuring wire-feed welding, Quickbooks, Microsoft software, CDL and more.

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Years of Real-World Experience


A-TEC Scott is the Director for A-TEC Academy, the Hub Area Technical Education Center, on the Central High School campus. He earned his bachelor’s of sc Read More...


Commercial Driver's License

Sid Gonsor, CDL Instructor, started working with The Training Place in 2003. He is certified to train in all aspects of Truck Transportation, and h Read More...


A-TEC Machine Tool and Welding Kenn has been teaching kids machine tool for 17 years at Hub Area Tech (now A-TEC). He has been an instructor at The Training Place for five years and Read More...


Leola School District 40 Hour Welding and Hobby Welding Frank is an industrial technology teacher for the Leola School District, and serves as a welding instructor for The Training Place. He earned his bach Read More...


Swenson Welding Advanced Welding Todd works for Swenson Welding. Before this position, he underwent two years of vocational training at Wilmar Vocational School, and has been welding Read More...


Mitchell Technical Institute OSHA, Forklift Authorized OSHA Trainer in General Construction (2009) and General Industry(2010), thirteen years of Electrical Construction and Maintenance Instructi Read More...


Northern State University Workplace Spanish B.A., M.A., University of Utah, Ph.D, University of Wisconsin - Madison. Juan M. Gonzalez, originally from Salt Lake City, Utah, worked for 18 years a Read More...

Upcoming ClassesVIEW ALL

OSHA 10 – General

Dec 07 1:00 pm  -  Dec 08 5:00 pm

Excel Advanced

Dec 08 8:30 am  -  5:00 pm

OSHA 10 – Construction

Dec 09 8:00 am  -  Dec 10 12:00 pm


Dec 09 8:30 am  -  12:30 pm