• Our vocational training program is based upon practical hands-on welding and classroom theory in all welding processes from basic to advanced techniques. Tri-Community's Welding Center is licensed to administer the practical examinations required by the Los Angeles Department of Building & Safety and in accordance to AWS D1.1. L.A. City written examination prep classes are also offered with limited enrollment.

  • Course Covers

    • Blueprint Understanding
    • Symbol Recognition
    • Welding Math
    • Electrode Identification
    • Introduction to Metallurgy


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    • Aerospace Industry
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    • Pipeliner/High Pressure Vessel
  • Certifications Available

    L.A. Department of Building and Safety certified in accordance with AWS D1 codes SMAW, GMAW, GTAW, FCAW, structural, lite gage, high pressure vessel, reinforcement, seismic, aluminium, stainless steel. Exotic materials by request.

    Cost of Program: $895

    Courses run 12-week terms. Completion based on student's pace. Above cost is an estimate. Your costs may vary.

    Median Wage: $21.90/hour

    Source: EDD/Occupational Employment Statistics Employment and Wages Data, 2020