Heartland Welding Academy

Welding School in Wichita, Kansas

Heartland Welding Academy was founded by professional welders who want to promote skilled trades as viable career options. Certified welders are in high demand in Kansas and throughout the U.S. The job possibilities are numerous, in industries like nuclear and non-nuclear power, petrochemical, oil & gas, semiconductor, aerospace and manufacturing. There’s no better time to become a certified welder than now!

Our Students

Our students are men and women of all ages who want to build a successful welding career. Some are recent high school graduates who want to learn a skilled trade as an alternative to college. Others are seasoned workers who want to transition to a career in welding.

90% Hands-On Training

Learn in a Work-Like Environment

Day and Evening Classes

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How We’re Different

At Heartland Welding Academy, we believe the success of our program is measured by the success of our students. We strive for each of our graduates to not just become certified welders, but to also have the work ethic, skills and drive to build rewarding careers as professional craftsmen.

8:1 Student to Instructor Ratio

Strike an Arc on Day 1

Welding Programs

The core focus of our school is pipe welding and we also offer fabrication courses. Our program is designed to prepare students for work in the piping industry. Students have the opportunity to earn up to five certifications, depending on the program they choose.

Practical Pipe & Structural Code Welding
720 Hours/24 Weeks
Focuses on pipe welding and fitting related to field application.

Structural Code Welding
360 Hours/12 Weeks
Focuses on all position welding in the SMAW/GTAW/FCAW processes.

Ready to get started?

We offer tours every Wednesday and Friday at 1pm or 4pm so you can see first-hand what classes are like. Send us a message or give us a call at 316-776-5246 to let us know what day and time you’d like to come in.

Then, simply fill out and submit the enrollment agreement, choose your start date and pay your enrollment fee*. We start new students every month, as class space allows.

*Enrollment fee is non-refundable

Heartland Welding Academy is a candidate for Accreditation  with the Commission of the Council on Occupational Education. 
Persons wishing to make comments should either write to the Executive Director of the Commission, Council on Occupational Education , 7840 Roswell Road, Bldg. 300 Suite 325, Atlanta, GA 30350
or submit comments on the Council's website (www.council.org).
Persons making comments must provide their names and mailing addresses. 
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Additional Services

Custom Employee Training
Heartland Welding Academy builds customized training programs to fit specific employer goals. If your employees could benefit from refresher welding training or learning new skills, contact us today to discuss your needs.

Welding Basics/Hobby Class
If you’d like to learn to weld or improve your skills for personal and home welding projects, we offer classes throughout the year. They’re held on Saturdays and focus on STICK & MIG processes. One-on-one custom training is also available. Contact us for the current class schedule.

Custom In-House Weld Testing & Certification
We will test and certify your welders at our facility. We offer visual and destructive inspection services. Contact us to schedule.