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Austin, Corpus Christi, Harlingen, Pharr, San Antonio, WacoWelding Program in Texas


  • Fire up your career: Hands-on welding training in Austin, Corpus Christi, Harlingen, Pharr, San Antonio, or Waco
  • Gain expertise in commercial, industrial, and small business work with plate welding
  • Training on Shielded Metal Arc Welding (stick welding), Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW/ MIG), Flux Cored Arc Welding (FCAW), and Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (GTAW/ TIG)
  • Best welding school in Texas to learn welding safety, machine setup, metallurgy, and more
  • Earn a program certificate in as little as 7 months
Male welding student receiving welding training in Texas at SCI.
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Welding Training in Texas to Spark Your Career

Gain the knowledge and skills necessary to join the Texas workforce in commercial, industrial, and small business environments. Industry-employed instructors provide hands-on welding training in modern welding techniques including:

  • Shielded Metal Arc Welding (stick welding) 
  • Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW/ MIG)
  • Flux Cored Arc Welding (FCAW)
  • Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (GTAW/ TIG)

Become a Certified Welder in Texas

The welding program aligns with industry credentials and sets students up with a broad knowledge base to help perfect the hard and soft skills for which employers are hiring. 

SCI’s is the best welding training in Texas, helping prepare students to sit for the following certification exams:

*Exam fee included in tuition if taken within three months of program completion.

"Just finished school for welding. Had the best experience with SCI, and had a lot of fun with my buddies. Already working at SpaceX."

Ignite Your Future with a Career as a Welder

Highly skilled and trained welders are needed across Texas, and the demand for welders continues in industries like aerospace, construction, power, oil, and more.

Students who successfully complete this program will be prepared for an entry-level position in a variety of welding roles including:

    • Assembler and Fabricator
    • Boilermaker
    • Brazing Machine Setter
    • Clamp Operator
    • Combo Welder
    • Jeweler and Precious Stone Worker
    • Machine Operator
    • Machinist, Tool and Die Maker
    • Manufacturing Assembler
    • Material Handler
    • Metal Inert Gas (MIG) Welder
    • Pipe Fitter
    • Robot Operator
    • Sheet Metal Worker
    • Soldered
    • Tungsten Inert Gas (TIG) Welder
    • Welder

Welding Training in Texas

Industry-experienced instructors equip graduates with the skills and knowledge needed to perform modern welding tasks in a variety of industries through theoretical knowledge and practical lab-based work. Students learn to:

  • Safely operate hand tools, power tools, and oxy-fuel cutting devices
  • Read welding drawings, welding symbols, and physical characteristics of different metal properties
  • Perform SMAW Bead Welds, SMAW Fillet Welds, GMAW Groove Weld, GMAW Plate welds, and FCAW Plate Welds

Invest in Welding Training Courses

How Can You Pay for Your Welding School?

  • Scholarships & Grants
    • Need-Based Grants
    • Dream Act Grants
    • Financial Literacy Grants
    • Vocational Rehabilitation
    • Employment Program
  • Federal Grants & Loans
    • Federal Pell Grant
    • Federal Direct Loan Program
    • Federal Supplemental Education Opportunity Grant (FSEOG)
    • Institutional scholarship for those who qualify
  • Military Assistance Programs
    • Montgomery GI Bill® College & Education Assistance
    • Post-Vietnam Veterans’ Educational Assistance Program
    • Post 9/11 GI Bill® Education Assistance
    • Dependents’ Educational Assistance Program
    • Selective Reserve Option of MGIB
    • Reserve Educational Assistance Program
  • Pay In Full Options
  • Affordable payment plans at 0% Interest

Financial aid is available for those who qualify. Grant qualification is not guaranteed and not all students qualify.

GI Bill® is a registered trademark of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). More information about education benefits offered by VA is available at the official U.S. government Web site at

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