Mandatory Requirements

  1. Applicants must complete the Applied Welding Technology Application for Admission.
  2. Applicants who have previously attended NWFSC, and have not taken classes within one (1) year of application Must ReapplyGeneral Admission Application.
  3. Applicants must have a high school diploma or GED.
  4. Applicants must complete a drug screening.
  5. Applicants must submit official high school and official college transcripts. If you already enrolled in classes at NWFSC your transcripts should already by on file.
  6. Obtain placement test scores (PERT) or SAT/ACT scores. Test scores cannot be more than two years old.
  7. If accepted into the program, the Welding TABE Test* must be completed with a score of 9 in all required areas before completing the Welding certificate.

*Students with current passing PERT/SAT/ACT scores or a degree are exempt from the Welding TABE test.