UA Weld Re-Certification

Download the UA Weld Continuity form. Have your foreman complete the form and mail or fax it to this office. Make sure your date on this form does not exceed your expiration date on your UA Weld card. Continuity forms must be turned in every six months or less to prevent loss of your certifications. 


Effective June 1, 2019 - Send Weld Continuity Forms to  

 Do not send to the old fax number of the weld school. 



For information or questions regarding the welding program or welding tests:

Contact Joe Waldroup, Welding Coordinator

678-486-7600 ext. 300 |





2021 Month


Weld Test & Continuity Update

7:30 AM


Weld Test & Continuity Update

7:30 AM

January 9th 20h
February 6th 17th
March  6th 17th
April 10th 21st
May 1st 12th
June 5th 16th
July 10th 21st
August 14th 25th
September 11th  22nd
October  9th 20st
November  6th 17th
December 4th 15th


Union Dues shall be current prior to testing. 




2021 Saturday Weld School Open Shop

For Training 7:00 AM-3:30 PM


Atlanta and Rome


2021 Month
January 23
February 20
March 20
April 24
May 15
June 26
July 24
August 28
September 18
October 23
November 20
December 18


All Journeyman and Apprentices Must Sign in When They Arrive.

Only one instructor will be present these dates.  



2021 Orbital Class

 7:00 AM-5:30 PM


2021 Orbital Class Dates
February 20,21,27,28
April 17,18, 24,25
June 12,13,19, 20 (FULL)
September 18,19,25,26 (1 SPOT OPEN)
November 13,14,20,21 (OPEN)

Union Dues must be current and must be verified prior to individual attending class. 

4th or 5th year apprentices may be permitted to take this class if they have a current manual

TIG certification prior to taking this class. 

There shall be a $50.00 registration fee that shall be refunded upon completion of this class.  

Payment can made on the school's website.  []



2021 Basic MIG Class

 7:00 AM-5:30 PM


2021 Basic MIG Class Dates
March 21, 2021
June 19, 2021
September 18, 2021
December 11, 2021


Union Dues must be current and must be verified prior to individual attending class. 




Mechanical Trades Institute - Joint Apprenticeship and Training Trust
 Main Campus |
  Main office: 404-696-7121 | fax:404+696-0760
  Weld office: 678-486-7600 |
  6120 Purdue Drive SW, Atlanta, GA 30336 -  NEW MAIN CAMPUS LOCATION
 Rome Campus | 770-372-3633 
 110 Darlington Drive, Rome, GA 30162
 Albany Instructional Service Center | 470-240-4058 
  1900 Clark Avenue, Albany, GA 31705
 Local Union 72 | 404-373-5778
 374 Maynard Terrace, S.E. Atlanta, GA 30316
 Mechanical Contractors Association of GA | 770-934-1427
 4500 Hugh Howell Road, Suite 250, Tucker, GA 30084