Industry certification, Employment, Measurable skills gain
Method of Delivery
Instructional Program (CIP)
Students learn new skills related to common welding processes and precision metal fabrication. They will also receive hands-on training in a variety of welding procedures including shielded metal arc welding (SMAW), gas metal arc welding (GMAW), flux core arc welding (FCAW), gas tungsten arc welding (GTAW), oxyfuel welding and brazing and cutting processes. This program is designed to prepare students for entry into many trade and industry opportunities and AWS certification.
Program Length (Weeks)
WIOA Approved Program
Curriculum Competency Based
SWTC, 711 W. Tamarack, Altus, OK
67 - WestRegion
Name of Credential
Type of financial aid offered or have access to
Pell Grant, Scholarships, OTAG
Yes, If a tuition paying student is dropped or withdraws prior to attending 60% of a semester/trimester, that student will be given a refund based on actual hours attended. Conversely, a student who withdraws after attending 60% of the semester/trimester will not be entitled to a refund. The unused portion of any tuition paid in excess of a $20.00 administrative fee will be refunded according to scale as listed on page 22 of Student Handbook.
Is the proposed curriculum currently certified by an accrediting agency or similar national standardization program?
Yes - Oklahoma Dept of Career and Technology
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?
$124.00 Curriculum cost is for entire program.
$5.00 Transcript and certificate fee.
$2,625.00 Altus Blair, Duke, Eldorado, Granite, Hollis, Navajo, Olustee school districts. SWTC also has a reciprocity agreement with Technology Centers to be considered in-district.
$50.00 Lab Fee
$5,250.00 Any enrollment not considered to be in the Altus, Blair, Duke, Eldorado, Granite, Hollis, Navajo, and Olustee school districts.
Total In-State Program Cost
Total Out-of-State Program Cost