About the Training
The training locations is at the Global Tech Institute. NCCER certified training with an instructor with more than 30 years of experience. It is delivered 1 night a week.
Welding Level One 270 hours/44 weeks.
Welding Level Two 185 hours/44 weeks.
Welding Technologist 270 hours/28 weeks.
Pipefitting Level One 160 hours/ 20 weeks.
Pipefitting Level Two 150 hours/36 weeks. VETERANS: EFA provides on a space available basis Level 1 training/150 hours for ($150.00) the cost of books only a $3,800 value. Follow the process below, making sure you identify your veterans status. *Does not apply to welding.*
To apply for a scholarship please follow the steps listed below. You have to send an email indicating your interest and apply in person. 1. The subject line of email should read CEFA Trade Scholarship and should be sent to Byron McCain @firstname.lastname@example.org. Your email message should contain the following information. 2. When and where did you graduate from high school? If you have a GED when did you earn your GED? 3. Employment status: unemployed, working part time, employed full time. 4. Hometown
Questions call 205-956-0146
You can send a request for a scholarship via email or US mail as the first step. To receive a scholarship you MUST apply in person. We accept applications at 9:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. Address is 6700 Oporto Madrid Blvd. Birmingham, AL 35206, 205-956-0146. When you come to complete an application you should bring a copy of:
1. Essay asking for a scholarship 2. High School Diploma or GED 3. Birth Certificate 4. Social Security Card 5. DD 214 if a veteran 6. Driver’s License