Licensing, Accreditation, and Membership
Arkansas Welding Academy (AWA) is licensed by the Arkansas State Board of Private Career Education #581. AWA is Accredited by the Commission of the Council on Occupational Education #346200. AWA is an American Welding Society (AWS) SENSE Level 1 and 2 school. All welding instructors are AWS members. Ms. Alice Obenshain is a Certified Welding Inspector/Certified Welding Educator/OSHA Authorized 10 and 30 Construction Safety and Health Trainer.
Arkansas Welding Academy is accredited by the Commission of the Council On Occupational Education (COE No. 346200), 7840 Roswell Road, Building 300, Suite 325, Atlanta, GA 30350. Telephone: 770-396-3898/ FAX: 770-396-3790, www.council.org.
COE Chief Administrator: Alice Obenshain, [email protected], (501)982-9353
The COE is listed by the U.S. Department of Education as a nationally recognized accrediting agency.
Arkansas Welding Academy is licensed by the Arkansas State Board of Private Career Education #581.