OUR WELDING PROGRAMS

Our welding programs provide students the skills they need to pass the American Welding Society (AWS) Certified Welder Test. Once certified, students may obtain jobs as pipe welders, welder helpers, maintenance workers, fabricators, boilermakers and oil field related positions.

Welder Specialist Program

Welding Specialist

Students will learn how to safely set up and operate shielded metal arc welding, flux cored arc welding, gas tungsten arc welding and pipe welding. They will also receive training in welding safety, blueprint reading, layout and fabrication.

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Combo Pipe Welder

Combo Pipe Welding

Students will receive training in welding safety, blueprint reading and pipe bevel preparation. They will also learn to develop the skills, attitudes and competencies in processes including oxy-fuel cutting, gouging, weld symbols and TIG welding.

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Welder/Pipefitter Program

Welding / Pipefitting

Students will develop skills, attitudes and competencies in the pipe welding process, including those of oxy-fuel cutting, gouging, weld symbols and TIG welding. They will also learn to work with a variety of pipes including threaded and grooved piping.

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Stick & Pipe Course

Stick & Pipe Welding

The student will learn to develop skills, attitudes and competencies in welding processes, including oxy-fuel cutting and shielded metal arc welding. Students will receive training in welding safety, blueprint reading, layout and fabrication, and will learn how to use oxy-fuel gas.

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Pipe Welding Program

Pipe Welding

The student learns fitting and welding of carbon steel and stainless steel parts using the TIG process. They will also receive spectialized training in Basic Plus, confined spaces, and scaffolding for construction.

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GAINFUL EMPLOYMENT INFORMATION

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Hear What Our Students Have To Say!

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Christopher Whitlock

Pipefitting Stutdent

Great Instructor. Great staff!

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Eduardo Lopez

Welding Stutdent

Amazing Instructors. Great hands on experience! Would highly recommend.

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Nikolai Albrecht

Welding Stutdent

Knowledgeable instructors, Professional staff.

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Robert Solis

Pipefitting Stutdent

Inspirational and Motivational school would recommend.

START YOUR CAREER AS A welder

McAllen Careers Institute offers the training and certifications you'll need to begin your career as a welder today!

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