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Advanced Welding Technology


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NEXT CLASS BEGINS June 12, 2023 – Click Here for more information

Program Description:

If you are ready to enhance your skills in the welding industry, our Welding Technology – Advanced program is for you!  This program will refine your skills in gas and electric welding equipment and your work with steel and aluminum.  An emphasis will be placed on pipe skills.  This advanced level program also consists of:

  • Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW) techniques
  • Pipe Fitting Fabrication techniques
  • Advanced Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (GTAW) skills
  • Emerging technologies directly related to geographically relevant welding needs.

The Welding Technology – Advanced program requires successful completion of Welding Technology and requires instructor approval.

Program Information:

Program NumberTitleLength
PMT0075Advanced Welder 1600 Hours
PMT0076Advanced Welder 2150 Hours

Program Costs:

Florida Resident Tuition$2,100.00
Out of State Tuition$8,400.00
Registration, Activity, Lab, Test, Insurance, and Trust Fees$658.00
Books / Supplies$317.00
Industry Certification & State Credential Exam Costs$0.00
Florida Resident Total Cost$3,076.00
Out of State Total Cost$9,376.00

Fees are based on the number of class days according to the Broward County Public Schools calendar. Tuition and fees are subject to change without notice.

Admissions Requirements:

  • Schedule the Tests of Adult Basic Education (TABE) or provide official documentation for a TABE Exemption.
  • Schedule an appointment with your program counselor for TABE results and/or a program specific orientation.
  • Register for classes during open enrollment.  Please be advised that registration runs on a first come, first served basis.

Employment Opportunities:

  • Welding Technician
  • Plumber, Pipe Fitter
  • Structural Metal Worker
  • Brazer and Solderer
  • Sheet Metal Worker
  • Fabricator and Fitter
  • Boilermaker


For information about national and program accreditation, please contact the institution.

Program Info

Program Length:

750 hours / 7 months full-time; 12 months part-time

Program Offered:

August, January, June

Delivery Method:

*Students enrolled in distance and/or hybrid programs must have daily access to a computer with internet and a valid email address that they check daily. Additionally, students must have all necessary hardware and software components required by their program.

Days & Times:

Full-time days

  • Monday – Thursday 
    8:00 am – 2:30 pm Class
  • Friday
    Online (6 hours)

Part-time evenings:

  • Monday, Tuesday and Thursday:
    6:00 pm – 10:00 pm Class
  • Wednesday
    Online (4 hours)

Enroll in our Welding Technology program today.

To get started in the Welding program, Sign Up today for a program orientation or contact the counselor at: [email protected]

For additional information, please contact the Office of Admissions at (754) 321-5700.