Engineering & Manufacturing

If you like to analyze and problem-solve, engineering could be a great career for you.

Factories in Texas produce everything from massive turbine engines to tiny nanochips. The state’s job growth is fueled by three sectors: computers and electronics equipment, aerospace parts, and pharmaceuticals. Leading manufacturing industries include chemicals, petroleum products and motor vehicles. And the future for manufacturing in Texas is bright. Many prominent manufacturing companies are moving to Texas because of the lower cost of living, cool cities, warm weather, a highly skilled workforce powered by TSTC, unsurpassed BBQ and, of course, football.

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Precision Machining Technology
Learn to apply your perfectionism to a field that allows you to fit the needs of any industry. Cut, grind, and shear your way into this high-growth career in whichever way fits your schedule.
Electrical Power & Controls
You have the power to take control of your future with an education in the generation and management of electricity.
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TSTC Workforce Training offers non-credit courses for those who want to update their skills without enrolling in traditional college classes.
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Industrial Systems Training Program
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12 Weeks. The schedule also varies.
$4,500
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IPC J-STD-001 Soldering Certification
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20-40 hours
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Soldering Fundamentals
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80 hours
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Welding Safety Technician
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202 Hours
$4,500
Myra De Leon 956-364-4603
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Fiber Optic – Broadband Technician
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105 Hours
$5,800
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Mobile Welding
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Myra De Leon 956-364-4603
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NCCER Maritime Welding Level I
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6.5 Weeks
$4,500
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Tesla START
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16 weeks
$2,700
Cheryl Brooks 254-867-3046
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Pneumatics Fundamentals
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Mechanical Systems / Mechanical Drives / Power Transmission
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NCCER Electrical Level 1
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204 Hours
$3,670
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