Welding Course Pricing

Our accelerated training programs are geared to develop your skills for a career in the welding industry.

The courses are 95% hands-on welding with two instructors for a maximum class size of 15 students.

CORE 1 Course: 10 weeks/320 hours includes two AWS D1.1 weld tests*
LEVEL 1 Course: 5 weeks/160 hours includes one AWS D1.1 weld test*
LEVEL 2 Course: 5 weeks/160 hours includes one AWS D1.1 weld test*
LEVEL 3 Course: 8 weeks/256 hours includes one AWS or ASME weld test
SPEC 1 Course: 2 weeks/64 hours (tests not included but available)
SPEC 1 Course: 4 weeks/128 hours (tests not included but available)

*WABO is included with CORE 1, LEVEL 1, and LEVEL 2 Courses. 

Other welding tests can be added to our welding courses for an additional fee. See below.


AWS/WABO and ASME Testing Available

We offer a variety of testing meeting American Welding Society (AWS), WABO, ASME, and API 1104 standards.

The most common qualification tests are:

AWS D1.1 FCAW Plate - 2G, 3G, or 4G Position
$160.00 each
AWS D1.1 SMAW Plate – 2G, 3G, or 4G Position
$160.00 each
AWS or ASME SMAW Pipe Test – 6G Position
$625.00 each
AWS FCAW Pipe Test – 6G Position
WABO (Washington Association Building Officials)
$ 60.00 per process

*Other qualification tests are available and can be requested. Common examples are:

  • AWS  D1.2 Structural Welding – Aluminum
  • AWS D1.3 Structural Welding – Sheet Steel
  •  AWS D1.4 Structural Welding – Steel Reinforcing Bars (rebar)
  • AASHTO/AWS D1.5 Bridge Welding
  • AWS D1.6 Structural Welding – Stainless Steel
  • AWS D1.8 Structural Welding – Seismic
  • AWS D14.1 Welding Industrial & Mill Cranes & Other Material Handling Equip
  • AWS D15.1 Railroad Welding for Cars and Locomotives
  • AWS D17.1 Fusion Welding for Aerospace Applications
  • *Pricing is not guaranteed and is subject to change.

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!