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February 2018 Meeting Announcement BSA Welding Merit Badge

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October 2015 Newsletter

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2016-2017 Board Members

Chairman
Todd Edge
Airgas
4646 Linden Road
Rockford, IL 61109
P: (815) 226-1900
E: todd.edge@airgas.com
1st Vice Chair
Ryan Forsell
Airgas
1260 Turrett Drive
Machesney Park, IL 61088
P: (815) 226-1900
E: rmforsell@yahoo.com
2nd Vice Chair
Steve Beckman
Airgas
4646 Linden Road
Rockford, IL 61109
P: (815) 289-1901
E: steve.beckman@airgas.com
Secretary
Ron Ashelford
Rock Valley College
4151 Samuelson Rd.
Rockford, IL 61109
P: (815) 234-5286
E: ron_ash@hotmail.com
Treasurer
Larry Clevenger
6116 20th St.
Rockford, IL 61109
P: (815) 874-4133
E: marylou.clevenger@aol.com
 

Date Updated: February 18, 2016


AWS News and Events

2018 Upcoming CWI Seminar/Exam

Register now to lock in current pricing and SAVE $200

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2017 District Conferences – Staff Report

  • Overall, when compared to the welding industry, the American Welding Society had a reasonably good year in 2016. We want to thank our Volunteers and Staff for their devoted efforts in making AWS successful.

VIEW FULL REPORT HERE


Scholarships

Welder Training Scholarships

Welder Training Scholarships are available to AWS Districts to provide funds to students seeking welder training through a trade school, community college, or other facility providing welder training programs, such as Tulsa Welding School and Hobart Institute of Welding Technology; or for an AWS Certified Welder (CW) seminar.
    AWS Welder Training Scholarship Overview
    Welder Training Scholarship Application


Diversity in Welding: Welders in the Spotlight Videos

Learn about the inspiring stories of four welders in the welding community.


Compilation

Sydnee Brey

Samuel Torres


Bobby Counts

Roman Weasel