The following is a list of frequently used links for our student body:

     College Navigator  - Students can find additional consumer information about Arclabs here.

     O*Net Welding Occupations - U.S. Dept. of Labor's Standard Occupational Classification (SOC)
          Codes for occupations that our programs prepare students to enter
                *51-4121.06 Welders, Cutters, and Welder Fitters
                *51.4121.00 Welders, Cutters, Solderers, Brazers
                *51-4121.07 Solderers and Brazers
                *47-2221.00 Structural Iron and Steel Workers 

     Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) - Apply for Federal Student Aid
          For more information please see Financial Aid Programs    

     Direct Loans Information  

     Selective Services Registration

     South Carolina Voter Registration Form & Texas Voter Registration Form - Students may download voter
     registration forms here, visit their local post office to obtain voter registration forms, or get voter registration forms from the administrative office of their campus. 

     Campus Security/Clery Act - Annual Security Report (ASR) compiled and distributed by October 1
     of each year that provides crime statistics that occurred on campus for the past three years; the
     ASR also contains school policies concerning campus security.

     FERPA Policy - The Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) is a Federal law that
     protects the privacy of student education records.  It sets limitations in releasing personally
     identifiable information from school records and provides students certain rights with respect to
     reviewing records, amending incorrect information within the student record, and releasing
     records to the student's designee(s).  FERPA Release Forms are available in the administrative
     office of each campus location.

     Drug & Alcohol Prevention Plan - Arclabs maintains a drug and alcohol-free policy requiring all
     students to report to training in a substance-free condition.  This Plan includes information on our
     policy, state and federal laws, financial aid policies regarding convictions related to the
     possession or sale of illegal drugs, health risks, and resources available to help students affected
     by drug and/or alcohol abuse.

     South Carolina Adult Education - Locate your local GED Testing Center in South Carolina.

     Texas Adult Education - Locate your local GED Testing Center in Texas.

 

     Each year Arclabs must distribute to all enrolled students a notice of the availability of the information it must provide in the following general categories:

  • general disclosures for enrolled or prospective students,
  • annual security report and annual fire safety report,
  • report on athletic program participation rates and financial support data (Equity in Athletics Data or EADA), and
  • FERPA information (Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act of 1974)

 

     Method of Disclosure: Arclabs will individually distribute a notification of the availability of this information to each student upon completion of the enrollment/admissions process.

 

     Paper copies of all policies may be obtained in the administrative offices of each campus location.  A school official will be available during regular office hours to provide institutional and     
     financial assistance information to enrolled or prospective students.  Office hours are Monday - Thursday, 8 am - 5:30 pm, and Friday, 8 am - 2 pm.

 

Latest News & Events

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On-Site & Off-Site Testing

ArcWeld, a subsidiary of Arclabs, offers a variety of welding services to companies who utilize welders within their industry. Services available include: welder testing, certification, assessment, and training.

ArcWeld also provides welding consulting services for those in need of developing and/or qualifying weld procedure specifications (WPS), setting up or maintaining a welding program, or working to meet a weld code or standard (i.e. AWS or ASME). .

Mar
10
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High School Welding Competition - Piedmont

$500 Scholarship for all Participants! Grand Prize: Full Tuition Scholarship 1st Runner Up: Half Tuition Scholarship 2nd Runner Up: Quarter Tuition Scholarship...

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2017

High School Welding Competition - Charleston

$500 Scholarship for all Participants! Grand Prize: Full Tuition Scholarship 1st Runner Up: Half Tuition Scholarship 2nd Runner Up: Quarter Tuition Scholarship...

Apr
21
2017

High School Welding Competition - Columbia

$500 Scholarship for all Participants! Grand Prize: Full Tuition Scholarship 1st Runner Up: Half Tuition Scholarship 2nd Runner Up: Quarter Tuition Scholarship...

"Arclabs really changed my life in more ways than one and I'm proud to be a graduate."
Michael Posey, Columbia

"The school was a great experience. I found that working at my own pace and one-on-one teacher help was great. Thanks Arclabs!"
Hunter Wisham, Piedmont

"I have already recommended this school to a friend. The staff was great, well informed, and professional. The instructors were knowledgeable and very accommodating to my needs in learning."
Cecil Risher, Columbia

"This school is very educational, with very knowledgeable staff. The staff works well with students and are very encouraging. Arclabs is a great welding school and I would highly recommend it to anyone."
Garrett Sloan, Piedmont

"Being previously trained in welding, but out of practice, it was great to be able to come to Arclabs to regain my proficiency and skill. All the instructors and staff have been helpful and understanding which made the experience easier."
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