The Nation’s Premier
Independent Welding School

Our Misson

Next generation welding builds the future while honoring the past.

Georgia Trade School provides best in class training on the latest cutting edge welding technology! The magnetic culture we have created is not only smart for our company, but also our students, graduates, industry and community. Many people talk about workforce development, but we live it every single day.

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Please join us for tours on Mondays at 1 pm and Wednesdays at 10 am

What makes us unique

First-Class Facility

Take classes in our modern facility where we use the latest equipment

Flexible Scheduling

We offer both full-time and part-time options to meet your needs

Employer Partnerships

Secure a job through our relationships with shipbuilding, unions, manufacturing, energy and construction companies

Still not sure if welding is right for you?


As a precautionary measure, Georgia Trade School is temporarily suspending classes through April 3rd, 2020. We will resume class as soon as possible in accordance with Georgia and Cobb County guidelines for gatherings.

For the most updated information please follow us on Facebook, Instagram or monitor this website as we will be posting any changes there. Feel free to contact President Joanna Vinson by email at for further questions or concerns.