Industry certification, Employment, Measurable skills gain
Method of Delivery
Daytime Hours, Evening Hours
Instructional Program (CIP)
This course will introduce the student to gas tungsten arc welding, also known as TIG welding, its characteristics, and safety.
Using the information they have learned in previous courses, students will develop the skills necessary to make gas tungsten arc welds on different metals, using both direct and alternating current methods.
Program Length (Weeks)
WIOA Approved Program
Curriculum Competency Based
Students must perform welding processes in multiple positions correctly.
4400 South 16th Street, Fort Smith, Arkansas
5035 - Western
Name of Credential
Type of financial aid offered or have access to
Financial Aid is offered through the Fort Smith Adult Education Center, Western Arkansas Planning and Development District, Arkansas Rehabilitation Services, Cherokee & Choctaw Nations.
AWL adheres to the refund policy set forth by The Arkansas State Board of Private Career Education. You can find the policy at this link:
Is the proposed curriculum currently certified by an accrediting agency or similar national standardization program?
Yes - American Welding Society
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?
$800.00 Students will receive a tool bucket to include, a welding hood, welding cap, FR Shirt, multiple pairs of welding gloves for different processes, grinder, multiple grinding discs, wire wheel for grinder, tape measure, MIG pliers, striker, soapstone, wraparound, square, rod bucket, center punch, file, ect.
Supplies/Materials/Hand Tools (not included in tuition)
$2,061.00 This fee is for all welding consumables including, but not limited to welding rods, welding wire, gases, & metal.
Total In-State Program Cost
Total Out-of-State Program Cost