Industrial Welding Training

Join the professionals in a welding career.

We teach the proper welding skills and techniques needed for employment. Learn how to become an American Welding Society code welder and be qualified to weld structural steel buildings and more.

If you’re serious about welding, our industrial welding courses are for you. Our training program focuses on the American Welding Society’s standards for welding and the job-specific skills needed by employers.

Depending on your current skill level, we offer entry level through advanced welding training. Each course trains you in the fundamental and technical skills needed to weld to code and succeed in the marketplace.

Our courses are designed around the common industry standards: AWS, ASME, API, WABO; and include the following processes:

  • Shielded Metal Arc Welding, (SMAW) “Stick”
  • Flux Core Arc Welding, (FCAW), “Dual Shield or Inner Shield”
  • Gas Metal Arc Welding, (GMAW) “MIG”
  • Gas Tungsten Arc Welding, (GTAW) “TIG”
  • Air Carbon Arc (CAC-A)
  • Oxy/Acetylene cutting, brazing, and welding (OFC-A, TB, OAW)

Learn to weld with confidence!  We provide the training needed to maximize your potential and obtain an AWS or ASME welding certification.

Would you like to learn more about welding? The CareersInWelding website has a lot of interesting and helpful information.

Contact us today at 509-891-5914!

Welding Courses

The 5-week beginner/intermediate course covers the welding processes, techniques, and fundamentals for SMAW, and FCAW.  Flat, horizontal, and vertical welding is performed with the goal of passing the FCAW 3G qualification test*.  One AWS welding qualification test with WABO is included in the course. All welding will be on mild steel.

5 week course (160 Hours)

Welders entering this 5-week course will already have existing welding knowledge and foundational skills. The course will build upon that foundation and includes oxy/acetylene and the SMAW, GMAW, and FCAW welding processes. Out of position and full penetration welding are the primary focus. One AWS SMAW or FCAW welding qualification test* with WABO is included in the course. All welding is on mild steel.

5 week course (160 hours)

This 10-week course combines the Level 1 and Level 2 training to provide the student with a seamless training program. Two welding qualification tests with WABO are included. The cost is also discounted versus taking each course individually.

10 week course (320 hours)

This advanced 8-week course trains the experienced welder to become a qualified 6G pipe welder. Prior certification in one or more of the other welding processes is required. The course includes proper joint preparation, open root welding, and one 6G pipe test. Welding will be on steel pipe.

8 week course (256 hours)

Take on a new career in welding

Discover what a career in welding offers and learn more about your options in the career field. Contact us today!