TWS Community

Graduate Connections – Meet Justin Krauss

Justin, 31, born and raised in Clearwater, Florida, graduated from the Welding Specialist program at Tulsa Welding School & Technology Center in Houston in February 2020. Thanks for sharing your story, Justin. Had you done any welding in high school? Nothing. I didn’t even finish high school. I dropped out as a freshman at 17. […]

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Graduate Connections – Meet Courtney Moser

Courtney, 22, from Lawrenceville, GA, graduated from the Professional Welder program at Tulsa Welding School in Jacksonville in early 2017. Courtney is now a high school welding teacher. Thanks for your time, Courtney. Did you go to Tulsa Welding School straight out of high school? Yes, I went to welding school after high school graduation […]

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Employer Connections – TDIndustries

To give you insight into the different companies that recruit TWS graduates, we spoke with Mark Joseph, Talent Acquisition (TA) Program Manager with TDIndustries at their headquarters in Dallas, Texas. Thanks for your time Mark; before we start, please tell us a little about you. I have been with TDIndustries (TD) just over a year, […]

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Graduate Connections – Meet Dionete Bonner

Dionete, 24, was born in Georgia but has lived in Jacksonville the past 10 years. Dionete graduated from the Refrigeration Technologies (RT) program at Tulsa Welding School in Jacksonville in November 2019. Thank you for sharing your story, Dionete. What did you after high school? I went to college immediately out of high school. I […]

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Employer Connections – LK Jordan & Associates

To give you insight into companies that recruit TWS graduates we spoke with Brenda Aleman, Staffing Supervisor with L.K. Jordan & Associates. Brenda works out of the L.K. Jordan Houston office, and works with the Career Services team at our Houston campus. Thanks for your time, Brenda. Please tell us a little about your experience. […]

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Graduate Connections – Meet Wawing Christophe

Wawing, 21, originally from Haiti, has called West Palm Beach, Florida, home for the past nine years. He graduated from the Professional Welder program at Tulsa Welding School in Jacksonville in October 2018. He now works at SpaceX in Cocoa Beach, Florida. Thank you for your time Wawing. What did you do before coming to […]

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Graduate Connections – Meet Piper Courreges

Piper, 19, from Harrah, Oklahoma, graduated from the Professional Welder program at Tulsa Welding School in July 2019. Thanks for your time, Piper. Did you come to welding school straight after high school?   No, I was a CNA [Certified Nursing Assistant]. I was going to go on and get my nursing degree. I’d been […]

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