California Welding Schools!

Schools for Welding in California Offering Classes, Certifications and College Degrees

Allen Handcock College Welding Program

800 S. College Dr. Santa Maria, CA 93454
Phone:(805) 922-6966

Accredited with certifications offered, blueprint reading and pipe welding classes.

Cabrillo Community College Welding School

Phone: (831)479-5705

Accredited with pipe and blue print reading classes plus welder certification.

Cal-Trade Welding School of Modesto – Nothern California

424 Kansas Ave Modesto, CA 95351
Phone: 209-523-0753

Not accredited but has pipe welding and blue print reading classes plus welder certifications.

There are also CWI Certified Welding Inspection Courses Available in this School. This is a very good thing!
Cerro Coso Community College Welding Program

Phone: (888) 537-6932

Accredited with blue print reading classes.
Chabot College Welding Program

25555 Hesperian Blvd. Hayward, CA. 94545
Phone: (510) 723-7226

Accredited with blue print reading, pipe welding and they offer welder certifications on site.

College of the Siskiyous Welder Training

800 College Avenue Weed, CA 96094
Phone: (530) 938-5512

Accredited with pipe and blue print classes plus a welding certification program.
El Camino College Welder Program – Torrance, CA

16007 Crenshaw Blvd. Torrance, CA 90506
Phone: (310) 532-3670

Accredited with certifications offered, blueprint reading and pipe welding classes.
Fresno City College Welding School

1101 E. University Avenue Fresno, Ca. 93741
Phone: (559) 442-4600

Accredited with certifications offered, blueprint reading and pipe welding classes.
John Lopez Welding School – Bakersfield, California

2925 Mosasco Street Unit B, Bakersfield, California 93312
(661)588-3525

Not accredited but is a ATC Authorized Training and a NCCER Training Center. These are huge in the construction industry.

They also off certifications in many codes including:

  • AWS
  • ASME
  • API

Plus blue print reading and there are even pipe line welding classes. These are very hard to find.

John Lopez Welding School continually endeavors to fill the void that is being left by retiring welders in the construction, fabrication and manufacturing industries. Our close association with local employers allows us to teach actual job practices being used in industry today. By reducing complexity, while concentrating on fundamentals, work ethic and hands-on practice, we are able to provide unemployed and under employed individuals the skills needed to become successful members of the welding community.Our school seeks to lay a foundation for those men and women interested in making or enhancing their career in welding. Our students are trained and prepared for immediate employment. All courses include booth instruction, lecture, practice and final exam. Each student tests for appropriate welding certifications throughout their course. The goal is to provide them with the work ethic, knowledge, skills and experiences necessary to efficiently perform on the job.At John Lopez Welding School we train students who are seeking to excel in the welding profession. Our objective is to teach students actual job practices used in today’s welding industry. All courses include booth instruction, lecture, practice and final exam. Training at John Lopez Welding School may be completed in eleven weeks (approximately 420 hours) covering welding and fabrication.

 

Orange Coast College Welder Program – Costa Mesa, California

2701 Fairview Road • Costa Mesa, California 92626
Phone: (714) 432-5072

Accredited with blue print reading and pipe welding classes plus welder certifications.

 

San Bernardino Valley College Welding Program

701 S. Mt. Vernon Avenue, San Bernardino, CA 92410
Phone: (909) 384 – 8903

Accredited with the City of Los Angles City Welding Certifications.
Welding Program at Butte College

3536 Butte Campus Dr. Oroville, CA 95965
Phone: (530) 895-2361

Accredited with pipe welding and blue print reading classes but no certifications.