General Information

The optimal place to live is at home which will keep the cost of attendance low. Should this not be an option below is a list of lodging options. Please note that this is not an all inclusive list of lodging options and that AWA does not recommend specific options.

Arkansas Welding Academy has partnered with the following hotels and RV park. To make a reservation be sure to call phone numbers listed, not the national phone number, and mention that you are an AWA student in order to take advantage of the student discount.

America's Best Value Inn, 200 TP White Drive Jacksonville Ar, Phone: (501) 982-2183 Website:

Best Western Inn, 1600 John HardenDrive Jacksonville Ar, Phone: (501) 982-8181, Website:

Comfort Inn, 1500 John Harden Drive Jacksonville Ar, Phone: (501) 985-4400, Website:

Days Inn, 1414 John Harden Drive Jacksonville Ar, Phone: (501) 982-1543, Website:

EconoLodge, 1800 John Harden Drive Jacksonville Ar, Phone: (501) 982-1516, Website:

Super 8, 1850 John Harden Drive Jacksonville Ar, Phone: (501) 982-9219, Website:

For additional apartment/rental options click link below:


  1. You need to have a high school diploma or a G.E.D.
  2. A copy of your Driver’s License , Military ID
  3. A copy of your DD-214 if applicable.
  4. You will need to complete the Arkansas Welding Academy Application and send it to AWA with a non-refundable $100.00 registration fee.

Skill Training

AWA is located at 1920 N. Redmond Rd. Jacksonville, AR 72076. 

AWA has one campus.

AWA accepts cash, corporate checks, money orders, traveler’s checks and company purchase orders.

  • AWA will acknowledge your enrollment by mail with a confirmation packet that includes your start dates.
  • Send an e-mail to
  • Or call (501) 982-9353 (WELD) with questions.
  • AWA requires a $100.00 registration fee before we can process your application.
  • Contact the financial services office to make arrangements of financial assistance.
  • E-mail: or phone: (501) 982-9353.
  • Upload or include a copy of your high school diploma or G.E.D.
  • Provide a copy of a state or federally issued picture ID.

Your enrollment form should be submitted at least 30 days prior to the date you intend to begin classes should you be accepted.

  • You may fill out the AWA Application online. AWA application form
  • Applications can be obtained during your tour of Arkansas Welding Academy
  • The Master Pipe and Structural Welding Program
  • OSHA 30 Construction Safety and Health
  • OSHA 10 Construction Safety and Health 
  • Two to four weeks in advance of the start date is recommended to assure a reservation in the class that you wish to take.
  • Send an e-mail to
  • Or call (501) 982-9353 to discuss further options.


Fill out the form below if you have any more questions or you’re ready to enroll in the, Master Pipe and Structural Welding Program at Arkansas Welding Academy and a representative will call you to answer any of your questions. We’re happy to do whatever we can to help you get on the path to a great career. To connect with us even faster, call us right now at (501) 982-9353!

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