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CNC Machining & Welding  |  Post-9/11 GI Bill® Eligible | DoD SkillBridge Program

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Veterans & Transitioning Service Members Graduated

Nationally-Recognized Manufacturing Credentials Earned

Why Train with Us?

Accelerated 4-Month Courses

Our accelerated courses are hands-on and intensive to help you achieve success in jump-starting your career.

Advanced Manufacturing Training

Choose one of six programs: CNC Machining 1 or Welding 1, intermediate CNC Machining 2 or Welding 2, and advanced CNC Machining 3 or Welding 3.

Portable, stackable credentials

Earn credentials you can take anywhere. Workshops for Warriors graduates are working in every state of our Nation.

Post-9/11 GI Bill®& DoD SkillBridge

Workshops for Warriors is a Post-9/11 GI Bill® DoD SkillBridge Program. Apply for your new career today! Scholarships and stipends are available.

Your Career Starts Here


94% employment rate. Average starting salary $60,000

Workshops for Warriors (WFW) provides all students with professional and personal development planning alongside its CNC Machining and Welding training and credentialing programs. Near the end of each semester, students will be provided with an opportunity to meet one-on-one and interview with Workshops for Warriors’ corporate partners during the school’s Employer Career Fairs. Many students leave the event with job offers in-hand.

Veteran Operated. Veterans Supporting Veterans.

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Earn Nationally-Recognized Credentials

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National Center of Certifications

Rebuilding American Manufacturing, One Veteran At A Time®

Since Workshops for Warriors (WFW) Founder & CEO Hernán Luis y Prado founded the nonprofit school in 2008, WFW has been delivering on its promise to provide veterans with training and credentials that lead to successful careers while addressing the skilled manufacturing workforce shortage in the U.S.
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Reliance Steel Sponsor Welding Sponsor
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San Diego, CA 92113

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Workshops for Warriors, Inc. is applying to become a candidate for accreditation with the Commission of the Council on Occupational Education. Persons wishing to make comments should either write to the Executive Director of the Commission, Council on Occupational Education, 7840 Roswell Road, Bldg. 300, Suite 325, Atlanta, GA 30350, or submit comments on the Council’s website (www.council.org). Persons making comments must provide their names and mailing addresses.

WFW Non Discrimination Policy:
Workshops for Warriors admits students of any race, color, national, and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic and other school-administered programs.