Industry certification, Community college certification
Method of Delivery
Daytime Hours, Evening Hours
Instructional Program (CIP)
The Welding Academy of South Arkansas provides high quality/high tech welding training in a nine-month program. The advanced nature of the coursework is intended for students with prior welding experience and/orcoursework. The training is available for students who pass an entrance welding skills exam. Welding Academy training meets American Welding Society (AWS) standards and students will earn certifications upon successful completion. Processes include SMAW (stick), MIG (wire), and TIG (tungsten) welding on plate and pipe of various materials including carbon steel, aluminum, and stainless steel. Those interested should contact the Academy at 870.234.7234 for applicant testing information.
Program Length (Weeks)
High School Diploma or Equivalent
WIOA Approved Program
5040 - Southwest
Name of Credential
Technical Certificate in Welding
Type of financial aid offered or have access to
Pell, Scholarships, and Loans
Is the proposed curriculum currently certified by an accrediting agency or similar national standardization program?
Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for women?
Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for men?
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Total Out-of-State Program Cost