The average salary of an entry-level welder in Texas is $18 per hour or $36,720 annually.

Employment Opportunities
Over 500 welders will be needed in Brownsville in the next five years.

The Introduction to Welding program prepares students to weld using the following processes: Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW), Flux-Core Arc Welding (FCAW), Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAC), and Gas Tungston Arc Welding (GTAW).

This 160-hour, 14-week, Welding program has been designed to deliver the skills you need in a short period of time so you can enter this high growth occupation quickly.

Students Will:

  • Be able to earn NCCER credentials.
  • Receive OSHA 10 Certification.
  • Receive a TSC Certificate of Completion.

Course Information

  • Tuition: $2,500
  • Course number: WLDG 1021
  • Dates: Coming Soon - Fall 2019!
  • Locations:

    Veterans High School


    Los Fresnos High School

    Date: June 3-27, 2019
    Days: Mon., Tue., Wed., and Thur.
    Time: 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

    Point Isabel High School

Financial Assistance

  • Workforce Solutions funding is available for eligible applicants.

Early Registration Accepted
To register, contact the Office of Workforce Training and Continuing Education:
Phone: (956) 295-3724
Email: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

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Last Updated on Wednesday, 22 May 2019 14:41