Welder Training.  Testing.
Certification. Placement.

Arclabs is the premier school in the Southeast for skilled welding, pipe fitting, and inspection.  Arclabs trains its students for the purpose of employment and maintains a consistently high placement rate.   Training modules are designed to fit the individual needs of the students, while the testing programs are tailored to meet the specifications of the employer.  This ensures that each student is fully equipped with the  essential skills needed to support a productive workforce.

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On-Site & Off-Site Testing

ArcWeld, a subsidiary of Arclabs, offers a variety of welding services to companies who utilize welders within their industry. Services available include: welder testing, certification, assessment, and training.

ArcWeld also provides welding consulting services for those in need of developing and/or qualifying weld procedure specifications (WPS), setting up or maintaining a welding program, or working to meet a weld code or standard (i.e. AWS or ASME) .


High School Welding Competition - Piedmont

$500 Scholarship for all Participants! Junior and Seniors Only. Grand Prize: Full Tuition Scholarship 1st Runner Up: Half Tuition Scholarship 2nd Runner Up: Quarter Tuition Scholarship...


Veterans Job Fair - Houston

A Free Hiring Event For Veterans, Transitioning Military Personnel, National Guard Members, Reserve Members And Spouses.

"Arclabs really changed my life in more ways than one and I'm proud to be a graduate."
Michael Posey, Columbia

"The school was a great experience. I found that working at my own pace and one-on-one teacher help was great. Thanks Arclabs!"
Hunter Wisham, Piedmont

"I have already recommended this school to a friend. The staff was great, well informed, and professional. The instructors were knowledgeable and very accommodating to my needs in learning."
Cecil Risher, Columbia

"This school is very educational, with very knowledgeable staff. The staff works well with students and are very encouraging. Arclabs is a great welding school and I would highly recommend it to anyone."
Garrett Sloan, Piedmont

"Being previously trained in welding, but out of practice, it was great to be able to come to Arclabs to regain my proficiency and skill. All the instructors and staff have been helpful and understanding which made the experience easier."
Cavan Cox, Piedmont