Tuition and welding supplies (if applicable) must be paid in full before the student starts the first day of class, unless a funding commitment letter has been received from a pre-approved outside funding source or agency for the tuition. LWT accepts cashier’s checks, money orders, checks, Visa, MasterCard and Discover (Nonrefundable 3% Convenience fee for all credit card purchases).
All required documents and payment arraignments need to be received two weeks before the start date otherwise the student will not be allowed to start class.
Tuition is based on the course length and time of day. Tuition is as follows for 2016 – 2017:
1 week (40 hrs) Course $1,400.00
2 weeks (80 hrs) Course $2,500.00
3 weeks (120 hrs) Course $3,750.00
5 weeks (200 hrs) Pipe Welding Course $7,300.00
12 weeks (480 hrs) Combination Welder Course $12,750.00
Please note that evening classes are only available when demand exists for them. Contact the school for more information.
All students are required to have the following supplies at the beginning of their class: welding jacket, welding gloves, safety glasses, auto darkening helmet with extra lenses, welders cap, fillet weld gauge, and welper pliers. These can be purchased through the school if the student so desires and arranges with the school.
Leather steel toe boots are also required, but are not available to purchase through the school.
Students are also required to purchase a grinder for the Combination Welder I and Pipe Courses (It is recommended an 11 amp, 11,99 rmp, 4.5” grinder be purchased). Please note, ALL grinders must have a safety guard.
If the student chooses to have the school prepare the supplies for them for the first day, LWT offers a Safety Gear Package.
Safety Gear Package $475.00
Sizes Medium – 5XL
This package includes
- an industrial duffle bag,
- Viking™ black 3350 auto-darkening helmet,
- Shadow™ Split Leather-Sleeved Jacket,
- Roll Cage™ Welding Rigging Gloves,
- Traditional Mig/Stick welding gloves,
- Tig gloves
- full leather Steelworker™ gloves,
- Finish Line™ Clear Safety Glasses,
- a doo rag style welders cap,
- Split Leather fire resistant welding sleeves,
- fillet weld gauge,
- welper pliers,
- pipe wedge,
- and a aluminized pad for over the gloves.