Welding Technology

Prepare for an in-demand career by getting hands-on training and certification to American Welding Society (AWS) standards! (Testing on-site) Learn in our industry current welding lab on numerous multiprocess welding stations, robotic welder, inspection stations and a virtual welder. Spend time with instructors who bring industry experience to the classroom/lab. Students who are ready to work hard; attend class every day; and are eager to learn will find numerous employment opportunities. Students complete several small fabrication projects throughout the program.

WATCH: Our virtual open house of the Welding program


 (630-hour program) 
  • Class meets from 5:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m., Mon - Thurs
  • September 7, 2021 - will complete program 6/21/22
  • January 10, 2022 - after summer break, complete Dec. 2022


Section Enrollment

On a space-available basis, students may enroll in program sections (not eligible for Pell Grants/Loans).   Price includes tuition, books, & lab fees. Supplies and certification exams can be ordered for additional fees.  

**Blueprint Reading, OSHA-10, & Weld Symbols
9/7/21 – 9/30/21
Tuition & Fees = $585
**Shielded Metal Arc Welding I 
10/4/21 – 11/11/21
Tuition & Fees = $909
**Shielded Metal Arc Welding II 
(SMAW I is pre-requisite)
11/15/21 – 12/21/21
Tuition & Fees = $801 
**Oxyacetylene Welding, Cutting & Brazing 
1/10/22 – 1/27/22
Tuition & Fees = $401
**Gas Metal Arc Welding
1/31/22 – 3/10/22
Tuition & Fees = $899
**Flux-Cored Arc Welding
3/14/22 – 4/7/22
Tuition & Fees = $581
**Gas Tungsten Arc Welding
4/18/22 – 5/26/22
Tuition & Fees = $909
**Introduction to Pipe Welding
(Prerequisites: SMAW I, II, Blueprint Reading, GMAW and GTAW or previous 630-hr program graduate.)   
5/31/22 – 6/21/22
Tuition & Fees = $491


630-hour program
Program Total$6,888

*Fees include tools/supplies, books, lab fees, certification fees (4 welding assessments), and career advising services.

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Dalas Roberts Dalas Roberts
Welding Instructor
NCCER Certified
Certified OSHA Instructor
Mike Wagner Mike Wagner
Welding Instructor
ANSI Certified
AWS Certified
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