Our Purpose & Vision

StrataTech Education Group (formerly Beam Reach Education) specializes in the operation of skilled trade schools. Led by industry veterans, we understand the realities of the career school industry. StrataTech Education Group’s first acquisition was Tulsa Welding School (TWS) in 2008. TWS has locations in Tulsa, OK, Jacksonville, FL, and Houston, TX. In November 2009, The Refrigeration School, Inc. (RSI) was acquired and is located in Phoenix, AZ. StrataTech seeks to deliver an excellent return on investment for both our students and our investors.

Our Campuses

Tulsa Welding School & Technology Center (TWSTC), a branch campus of Tulsa Welding School, was opened in 2014. TWSTC’s training programs have been designed to meet employers’ needs by providing students with the technical competencies as required and are based on industry feedback. Our instructors are industry experienced professionals who instruct their students in the techniques and skills needed by...

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TWS Jacksonville, a branch campus of Tulsa Welding School, was opened in 2001. Students learn hands-on skills in workshops, labs and in the classroom. Students can gain valuable skills for a sustainable future with programs in a variety of career fields. TWS Jacksonville offers the Professional Welder Program and Electro-Mechanical Technologies (HVAC/R) Program. TWS-Jacksonville is a branch campus of Tulsa...

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Tulsa Welding School (TWS) was founded in 1949 in Tulsa, Oklahoma and has trained thousands of individuals to become professional, entry level welders for over 60 years. Students learn hands-on skills in workshops, labs and in the classroom. Upon completion, students are equipped with the techniques and skills to start an entry level career in a wide variety of industries,...

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The Refrigeration School, Inc (RSI) was founded in Phoenix, Arizona and has been training students for sustainable HVAC careers since 1965. RSI offers hands-on training with a strong emphasis on electrical skills with diagnostic and mechanical technology proficiency that employers’ seek. RSI offers programs in Refrigeration, Air Conditioning and Heating Technologies, Electro-Mechanical Technologies (HVAC/R), Mechanical Maintenance Engineering and welding, and...

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Latest News & Events

Tulsa Welding School & Technology Center Hosts Grand Opening Event for Refrigeration Technologies Program Expansion in Houston

Tulsa Welding School & Technology Center (Houston) hosted a grand opening event on Wednesday, September 18, to celebrate the launch...

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StrataTech Education Group Names Matthew Tidwell Vice President of Corporate Development

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PHOENIX (September 16, 2019) – StrataTech Education Group, which specializes in the operation of skilled trade schools, is proud to...

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Mary Kelly Featured on ACG Arizona “A Celebration of Leadership” Event Panel

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Mary Kelly, CEO of StrataTech, was featured on a panel of women business leaders in the valley. The fifth annual...

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