Teaching America's Trades Since 1945



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New Castle School of Trades - East Liverpool
129 E 5th St East Liverpool, OH 43920
United States


New Castle School of Trades
East Liverpool

Our East Liverpool technical school is the newest product of a long-running history that dates back to 1945. For more than 70 years, our vocational school has been teaching the next generation of skilled tradesmen and tradeswomen, and this new location is part of our continued dedication to that.

With your help, we’ve begun to develop our East Liverpool trade school into a place where students can learn, thrive, and grow into working professionals.



New Castle School of Trades East Liverpool offers three comprehensive programs. Our programs are lead by knowledgeable instructors, feature plenty of hands on training, and are taught to help you meet your career goals.


Combination Welding

The Combination Welding Program is a series of comprehensive courses to provide graduates with a well - rounded back-ground in various welding applications and techniques based on ASME and AWS specifications. Students will be prepared to participate in a variety of projects with a reasonable chance to pass qualification tests. This program provides the training for entry level employment in many facets of the welding field.

Electrical and Industrial Maintenance

Students will acquire skills in the areas of commercial and industrial electricity, PLC's, welding, HVAC, pneumatics, hydraulics, gaskets/seals, bearings, pumps, valves, plumbing, equipment maintenance, and forklift operation. Students will also be trained in safety procedures and be familiar with tools used in an industrial setting.

Refrigeration and Climate Control

This program is designed to provide students with the entry level knowledge and skills to install and repair: heating, air conditioning and commercial/residential refrigeration equipment. The program covers in practice and theory the electrical requirements from power sources to circuits, diagnosing, troubleshooting, and installation of RHVAC.


The objective of the commercial truck driving course is to qualify students for entry level positions as drivers in over-the-road or local driving vehicles. The focus of the course is on basic information about trucks, truck driving, and the trucking industry and the fundamentals of operating trucks and tractor trailers. No prior education or experience with trucks is required. The student, however, must meet the driver qualifications set forth by the Bureau of Motor Carrier Safety and pass the physical examination requirements set forth by the Department of Transportation (D.O.T.).