Welding Course

Program Information

Location of Program:

Poplarville Campus

Program Contact Information:

Cheryl Frierson

These Welding courses will be held at the Poplarville Campus location: 101 Hwy 11 North, Career Education Building (Located on Wildcat Drive) Welding Shop 

Now offering an Industry Recognized Certificate in Welding 

  • Application for 10 Hour OSHA Certification 
  • Application for Basic Lift Truck Operator OSHA Certification 
  • Application for NCCER Certification in the following topics: 
  • Core Curriculum, Introductory Craft Skills 
  • Welding


Reservations for a seat in this class will require the following, in this order: 

  • Drug Screen – Clean Results 
    • This test will be at the student’s expense, at the facility of their choice 
  • Application 
  • Payment in full 
  • Students will need to see Ms. Sheila for course payment (cash, check, or money order) 

For additional information, please contact the instructor for this program.



  • No refund after the first day of class 
  • Applicant must be 18 years of age before the start date of the class.  A current drug test must be taken and results submitted upon application.  
  • Students must provide the following personal protective equipment: welding shield, welding gloves, welding cap, steel-toed shoes, long sleeve shirt, earplugs, and safety glasses 

To work in this field you must enroll and pass the EMT-Basic educational course. You will next become nationally certified once you pass the computer-based exam to demonstrate your entry level competency. After you become nationally certified, you will need to apply for state certification, allowing you to practice in this field. 

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