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Welding Conferences Fall 2018 and Spring 2019

Beyond learning core welding processes and techniques in the wide world of welding, where can you catch the latest industry trends, meet new friends in the field and make important professional connections? Welding conferences. Check out what’s in store for this fall and spring on the welding conference circuit. Welding Conferences in Fall 2018 METALCON […]

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Post Hurricane Harvey Impact on Trade Careers

Hurricane Harvey caused major devastation in Texas in September of 2017. The natural disaster destroyed buildings and infrastructure while oil refineries and pump systems had to be shut down. 1 Repairing and rebuilding damaged structures can take months, and plenty of skilled trade workers working to get this done. Oil and Gas The energy sector […]

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What is Career Services – Meet Veronica Hibbert

Veronica Hibbert is the Career Services Director for the Tulsa campus. She has been a career services professional since 2004 working in many industries from Dental Assisting to Criminal Justice to Software Development. One of her major accomplishments in her career was turning around underperforming career services departments. Recently, her department had zero findings from […]

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What Is National Military Appreciation Month?

The U.S. Armed Forces have shaped our nation’s history and continue to protect its people and values. In recognition and appreciation of this great service to the country, Congress designated May as National Military Appreciation Month (NMAM). Throughout the month, a series of events honor the men and women serving in the military, veterans, and […]

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Hiring Event May 2-4

  Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday May /2nd, 3rd, & 4th/2017 Will Be Here to Interview and Weld Test for 10 to 15 Welder Positions!!!!!! Available to Phase 9, 10 & Graduates   INSTRUCTIONS FOR SUBMITTING RESUMES TO PECOFACET Visit pecofacet.com. Select “Careers” located to the right of the company logo. Click on “Search Open Jobs”. In […]

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Manufacturing Day 2017

Every October, manufacturers highlight the work they do and expose thousands of Americans get the chance to consider new career opportunities the industry. This day, which became a national holiday of sorts (sorry no day off), is called Manufacturing Day. What is National Manufacturing Day? President Barack Obama officially declared National Manufacturing Day in 2014, citing an urgent […]

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Welding Conferences and Why You Should Attend

The welding industry is quickly evolving. If you want to keep up with the latest industry developments, you should consider attending a welding conference. Professional welding conferences offer numerous other benefits for welding professionals – whether seasoned industry experts or recent graduates of a welding program. Why Attend a Welding Conference? Learn about industry trends: […]

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Expanded Skilled Trades Offerings at TWS: TWS Jacksonville Announces New Electrical Applications Program

Jacksonville, Fla. (6/5/2015) —Tulsa Welding School (TWS) has recently added an Electrical Applications program to its Jacksonville campus. For over 60 years, TWS has trained its students for careers in the skilled trades. TWS Jacksonville decided to add the Electrical Applications program to meet the increasing demand for electricians across the country and in Florida. […]

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Tulsa Welding School Hosts Annual Welding Competition in Tulsa, Oklahoma, and Jacksonville, Florida

The Tulsa Welding Schools (TWS) located in Tulsa, Oklahoma, and Jacksonville, Florida, held their annual High School Senior Welding Competitions in February. An estimated 1,800 people were in attendance at both campuses combined. Participating students had the opportunity to compete for over $250,000 in scholarships and prizes. All 430 competitors, regardless of placement, were awarded […]

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Tulsa Welding School & Technology Center Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting

Tulsa Welding School & Technology Center (TWSTC) hosted a Grand Opening Open House and Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony event on April 9, 2015 at the Houston campus. The Grand Opening Open House had 40 attendees and included campus tours, demonstrations, and information on topics such as how to apply for financial aid. The Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony followed the […]

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