Welding Upgrade Training
This open entry/open exit, 12-week program offers semi-skilled welders the opportunity to enhance their existing welding skills, learn new welding processes so they may advance in their welding careers, or get a better job that pays more! You may start anytime to begin your 12 consecutive week program!
Note: The welding instructor is bilingual (Spanish).
The program includes training In:
When and Where
Training sessions take place on Saturdays from 7:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. for 12 consecutive weeks at Delgado River City Site, 709 Churchill Parkway, Avondale, LA 70094
The program cost varies with participation please contact campus at (504) 342-3400
You must pass the entrance welding test in either SMAW or FCAW Vertical and Overhead Filet or Groove to participate in this training program.
You must register and pay a $100 entrance test fee prior to the scheduled test date. Entrance tests are held on Saturdays from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m (You must be signed in by 2 p.m.). You may schedule an appointment for testing by calling Rick Schwab at (504) 671-6626 or email@example.com.
How to Register
You must register at the site with a check or money order:
Delgado River City Site
709 Churchill Parkway
Avondale, LA 70094
For more information, contact Rick Schwab at (504) 671-6626 or firstname.lastname@example.org.