NOTE: Students must be AT LEAST 16-years of age to attend class unless otherwise noted (ie: Fusing Tike, Teen and Creative Kids Classes) OR approval from Department Director.

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Career Training Program: Frequently Asked Questions 2

How do I register for the program?

Attend an information Session:

Call 585.349.7110 or email info@rocafc.com and provide us YOUR NAME, PHONE NUMBER and EMAIL. Based on NYS Mandates / Covid regulations, we have temporarily postponed holding General Information Sessions. Instead, we will send you an email that summarizes the information session including comprehensive details and attachments about the program, expectations, and policies. After you read through this information, reply to our email if interested in booking a final interview.

Attend a Final Interview Session:

Final interviews last approximately 2-hours and can be scheduled as in-person interviews at Arc + Flame, or remote interviews through Google Meet. Interviews take place during business hours, Monday through Friday. You will do 4 things as part of the process (*All of this and more will be further discussed): Submit a resume, complete a math quiz, submit answers to our essay questionnaire, and complete the 1-on-1 interview with an admissions team member. Arc + Flame admissions team will then evaluate your performance, and provide a decision.

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What are the main program details?

20 Weeks, 5 days x 4.5 hours = 22.5 hours x 20 weeks= 450 hours

Intensive welder training designed to provide skills needed for entry level employment

Brand new Miller Welding equipment (welding machines are changed every 6 months)

Morning and Afternoon Sessions: 7:30am-12:00N and 1pm-5:30pm (Students attend one or the other)

Certificate granted by Monroe Community College

All training is at Rochester Arc + Flame Center

3 Instructors team teach the program.  2 instructors are Certified Welding Inspectors. There is always a 1:8 ratio of instructors to students (2 instructors for 16 students).

Total Cost= $9,350

Sallie Mae Private Loans are available to pay tuition

The program includes:

  • Gear valued at over $700
  • All materials and supplies
  • American Welding Society 1-year Membership
  • Tooling-U Online Membership for duration of program
  • Minimum of 6 AWS qualification tests (testing fees included in tuition)
  • Power tool safety 
  • Abrasive use and safety 
  • OSHA 10-hour Course (Includes OSHA 10 Card)
  • Shop mathematics
  • Weld inspection and quality control
  • Blueprint reading
  • Fabrication techniques
  • Interviewing skills and resume writing
  • Job research techniques

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How do I register for the program?

Attend an information Session:

Call 585.349.7110 or email info@rocafc.com and provide us YOUR NAME, PHONE NUMBER and EMAIL. Based on NYS Mandates / Covid regulations, we have temporarily postponed holding General Information Sessions. Instead, we will send you an email that summarizes the information session including comprehensive details and attachments about the program, expectations, and policies. After you read through this information, reply to our email if interested in booking a final interview.

Attend a Final Interview Session:

Final interviews last approximately 2-hours and can be scheduled as in-person interviews at Arc + Flame, or remote interviews through Google Meet. Interviews take place during business hours, Monday through Friday. You will do 4 things as part of the process (*All of this and more will be further discussed): Submit a resume, complete a math quiz, submit answers to our essay questionnaire, and complete the 1-on-1 interview with an admissions team member. Arc + Flame admissions team will then evaluate your performance, and provide a decision.

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Sample Question here?

Attend an information Session:

Call 585.349.7110 or email info@rocafc.com and provide us YOUR NAME, PHONE NUMBER and EMAIL. Based on NYS Mandates / Covid regulations, we have temporarily postponed holding General Information Sessions. Instead, we will send y

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Sample Question here?

Attend an information Session:

Call 585.349.7110 or email info@rocafc.com and provide us YOUR NAME, PHONE NUMBER and EMAIL. Based on NYS Mandates / Covid regulations, we have temporarily postponed holding General Information Sessions. Instead, we will send y

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Sample Question here?

Attend an information Session:

Call 585.349.7110 or email info@rocafc.com and provide us YOUR NAME, PHONE NUMBER and EMAIL. Based on NYS Mandates / Covid regulations, we have temporarily postponed holding General Information Sessions. Instead, we will send y

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Sample Question here?

Attend an information Session:

Call 585.349.7110 or email info@rocafc.com and provide us YOUR NAME, PHONE NUMBER and EMAIL. Based on NYS Mandates / Covid regulations, we have temporarily postponed holding General Information Sessions. Instead, we will send y

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Sample Question here?

Attend an information Session:

Call 585.349.7110 or email info@rocafc.com and provide us YOUR NAME, PHONE NUMBER and EMAIL. Based on NYS Mandates / Covid regulations, we have temporarily postponed holding General Information Sessions. Instead, we will send y

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Sample Question here?

Attend an information Session:

Call 585.349.7110 or email info@rocafc.com and provide us YOUR NAME, PHONE NUMBER and EMAIL. Based on NYS Mandates / Covid regulations, we have temporarily postponed holding General Information Sessions. Instead, we will send y

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Sample Question here?

Attend an information Session:

Call 585.349.7110 or email info@rocafc.com and provide us YOUR NAME, PHONE NUMBER and EMAIL. Based on NYS Mandates / Covid regulations, we have temporarily postponed holding General Information Sessions. Instead, we will send y