Section News and Events

AWS Certified Welding Inspector (CWI) Seminar and Exam - August 2016

AWS Certified Welding Inspector (CWI) Seminar helps skilled and knowledgeable individuals to prepare for the AWS CWI exam.



39th Annual Golf Outing - AWS Charlotte Section

Charlotte Section 140 will sponsor the 39th annual golf outing at the Divide Golf Club in Mathews.  The event will take place on Thursday June 9th, 2016.



AWS Section 140 - 16th Annual Student Welding Competition - 2016

AWS Section 140 continues to support students with welding competition.  Competition includes community colleges from Distric 4 and has been sponsored by Section 140 for over 16 years.



AWS Section 140 - 38th Annual Golf Tournament

AWS Section 140 - 38th Annual Golf Tournament will be held at the Divide in Matthews, NC on Thursday June 4th



Section 140 AWS Student Welding Competition

This years Section 140 AWS student welding competition will be held on Friday May 1st with host RCCC.



Section News and Events Archives

2015-2016 Board Members

Chair
Robert Simpson
Rowan Cabarrus Community College
1333 Jake Alexander Blvd
Salisbury, NC 28145
P: (704) 216-3921
E: robert.simpson@rccc.edu
1st Vice Chair
Ray Sosko
Central Piedmont Community College
315 West Hebron St
Charlotte, NC 28273
P: (704) 330-4487
E: ray.sosko@cpcc.edu
2nd Vice Chair
Brandon Hoffner
Rowan Cabarrus Community College
1333 Jake Alexander Blvd
Salisbury, NC 28145
P: (704) 239-7350
E: brandon.hoffner@rccc.edu
Secretary
Greg Frederick
EPRI
1300 WT Harris Blvd.
Charlotte, NC 28262
P: (704) 595-2071
E: gfrederi@epri.com
Treasurer
Gary Stiltner
SAS Global Corp
151 Grayrock Dr.
Statesville, NC 28677
P: (704) 517-0797
E: gstiltner@bellsouth.net


Date Updated: 6-2-16


AWS News and Events

2016 AWS Conferences

Quality educational materials – and welding conferences in particular – are just one way your membership serves you. By presenting the latest technology, cutting-edge topics, and industry experts, AWS puts the key to industry expertise and advancement in its members’ hands. Rely on AWS to bring you the highest quality conferences in the welding industry.

VIEW FULL CONFERENCES SCHEDULE


Big Bend Community College Student Chapter Builds Battering Ram for Police Armored Vehicle

VIEW THE VIDEO PRESENTATION


Welding Thunder 2016

The 5th annual WELDERS WITHOUT BORDERS: WELDING THUNDER TEAM FABRICATION COMPETITION will be held in Las Vegas this November as part of the 2016 FABTECH show. Thank you AWS District 21 for being this year’s sponsor. VIEW THE WELDING THUNDER 2016 PAGE


Welder Training Scholarships (US & Canada)

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



Welder Finds Inspiration In Superheroes

When it comes to finding appreciation for the art of welding, David Landon doesn’t have to look any further than Hollywood. LEARN MORE

AWS Sections, please share this article originally posted on the front page of the Yankton Daily Press and Dakotan on your Facebook pages and with your friends and family.

 


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


AWS Weldlink

You can now create your free profile on WeldLink! This is the future of job searching, planning, and management for welders around the world. Sign up today and get started! REGISTER NOW


WOMEN IN WELDING

This video looks at just some of the exciting careers options available to women (and men) who decide to invest their time in the study of welding. VIEW VIDEO