Our school is an independent testing facility approved to administer Welder Performance Qualification. We provide personalized instruction for multiple codes including American Society of Mechanical Engineers, American Petroleum Institute, American Welding Society, Military Standards.


We provide welding workforce training for fabrication, maintenance, manufacturing and more. Single skill or multi skill training can be provided for your welding work force at your site or at our facilities. Our school is conveniently located with over 2000 sq. ft. specifically designed for welding classes including a large workshop and booths for groups or individual instruction.


We are an independent testing facility approved to administer Welder Performance Qualification to several codes including. Call us to schedule a testing appointment.

Phone: (805) 486-8700

School Information & Services

Approved Testing Agency

SCWTTC is a Los Angeles Department of Building and Safety (LADBS) Approved Testing agency for various welding processes, including Structural Steel (Manual and Semiautomatic), Light Gage (Manual and semiautomatic), Structural Aluminum (Manual and Semiautomatic), and Structural Stainless Steel (Manual and Semiautomatic). Call us to schedule a testing appointment.

Welder Performance Qualification

SCWTTC is an independent testing facility that is approved to administer Weldor Performance Qualification to several codes including ASME Section IX Pressure Vessel, API 1104 American Petroleum Institute, and American Welding Society AWS D1.1 Structural Steel, AWS D1.2 Structural Welding Code – Aluminum, AWS D1.3 Structural – Sheet Steel, AWS D1.5 Bridge Welding Code, AWS D1.6 Structural Welding Code – Stainless Steel, and AWS D17.1 Specification for Fusion Welding for Aerospace Applications.

Welding Engineering Consulting Services

SCWTTC offers professional Welding Engineering consulting for improved productivity, and quality of your welded products in conformance to any welding codes, standards, and specifications. We offer assistance to help you improve, troubleshoot or create new welding processes, and welding production, lines or equipment.

Welding Inspection Services

At SCWTTC we have a team of Certified Welding Inspectors (CWI) on call, with over thirty years of experience, which can provide welding inspection in accordance with all applicable welding codes. We can develop Procedure Qualification Record & Welding Procedure Specification (PQR & WPS) records to meet your contract needs. We also offer in house consultation to assist you in meeting AWS, ASME, API, NADCAP AS9100 compliance.

Contact us for your custom training needs

At SCWTTC we can custom build weld training curriculums, for single skill or multi skill training for your welding work force at your site or at our facilities. Our curriculum is based on skill building methodology, where we create an environment for accelerated active learning. Call: (805) 486-8700

Why Choose Us

Our mission at SCWTTC is to educate and empower adult students, of all backgrounds to meet their goals through high quality training, current industry practices, and affordable career technical education; in preparation for competing in the ever-changing, local, regional, and global communities.
SCWTTC provides students with the technical, and hands-on skills required to become marketable candidates for employment in the metal fabrication and welding industry through classroom activities and practical hands on shop experience.

At SCWTTC our emphasis on career technical education is the foundation for our curriculum, we serve adults seeking carrier technical training, in the areas of welding, fabrication and inspection. At SCWTTC we help student achieve their vocational educational and personal enrichment goals. Students who enter the work force as a result of carrier technical education experience positive affect, the lives of the hundreds of customers, clients or for whom they provide services. In addition, millions of other Californians are indirectly impacted because career technical education; it provides the opportunity for all residents to become productive, contributing members of the state’s and nations economic systems.

The purpose of carrier technical education is to provide quality lifelong educational opportunities to meet the unique needs of individuals and communities by providing adults with the knowledge and skills necessary to participate effectively as skilled laborers, in local and regional welding related industries.

The objective of SCWTTC is to provide the guidance and resources necessary to ensure an environment supportive to learning. However, it is important to emphasize that the objective of our program is to support an educational climate in which reinforces the learning and development of the student.

Our objective is to provide each student with the skills necessary to participate and function effectively in the welding industries. In addition, Southern California Welding Training & Testing Center is committed to the goal of achieving excellence through a program of instruction which offers each student an opportunity to develop to the maximum of his potential.

SCWTTC believes that all students can succeed regardless of race, background or ability. Staff shall adopt this philosophy throughout all programs and activities.
To utilize a variety of methods in order to provide a rich learning experience broad enough to give the students the knowledge, skills, values, attitudes and understandings necessary to meet the demands of today’s welding industry.

Southern California Welding Training & Testing Center’s physical address is located at 1500 Mariner Dr. Unit F, Oxnard, CA 93033. The facility consists of over 2,000 square feet of classrooms and offices specifically designed as a welding, and fabrication school.

There are two administrative offices, a common instruction area, a large workshop and nine welding booths for individual instruction, with teaching equipment sufficient to meet educational needs. One restroom located adjacent to administrative office. Maximum capacity for the school is 10 students on each shift, day and night. Our welding courses can be practiced in any of our welding booths.

About us

Meet The Demands Of Today’s Welding Industry.

We provide welding certification programs with a rich learning experience broad enough to give our students the knowledge, skills, values, attitudes and necessary understanding of today’s welding industry.

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