ALL CTE Courses are NOW open for registration. Please visit National City Adult School to register. Be aware, some courses fill up quickly.

Regular office hours are Monday through Thursday, 8:45am to 6:45pm.*

*Office hours may change due to holidays or other circumstances. Go to the school website to check for changes to school office hours before visiting a school site.

A picture of a welder live welding an object.

Prepare for a career in welding. In this course, students will build and develop advanced skills and knowledge in working with metals. Learn basic skills commonly used in everyday industrial repairs and maintenance. This course includes safety training, blueprint reading, and the following welding processes: GTAW (Gas Tungsten Arc Welding), SMAW (Shield Metal Arc Welding), GMAW (Gas Metal Arc Welding), and FCAW (Flux-Cored Arc Welding). This course prepares you for the American Welding Society Certification.

National City Adult School
(619) 336-9400

Course is located on the campus of Sweetwater High School


Monday and Tuesday/5:30pm – 8:30pm  AND

Wednesday and Thursday/4:30pm – 8:30pm

LENGTH: 18 weeks

COST: All CTE courses are FREE.

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