Please join us for a joint AWS/ASNT meeting and technical presentation at the Bohemian Crystal in Wesmont, IL.
Plant Tour at Nelson Stud Welding’s New Facility
See Link Below for Safety Recall on Torch Handles
Please join us for a special after hours event at Brookfield Zoo
Elections for District 13 Director
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1st Vice - Erik Purkey
2nd Vice - TBA
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Upcoming AWS Events Near This Section
THE AWS CWI SEMINAR IS COMING TO YOU!
Register today and prep with the best.
*ACT NOW - EARLY BIRD RATES END MONDAY, JUNE 30!
August 3 – 8, 2014 – Chicago, IL
Certified Welding Inspector Seminar & Exam
Four Points by Sheraton – Chicago O’Hare
10249 West Irving Park Road
Schiller, IL 60176
Hotel Phone: (817) 671-6000
The AWS Certified Welding Inspector (CWI) Seminar helps skilled, knowledgeable welders prepare for the AWS CWI exam. Seasoned instructors will teach you the material you need to know, train you to use and understand the latest technical standards, and provide tips to help you do well on the exam.
With national and international recognition in the welding industry, the CWI certification has been the benchmark companies rely on to ensure the highest level of workmanship.
Hot off the press! The 2015 AWS Seminar Schedule is now available. Look for one in your area and sign up today.NWE Conference
Click on the banner to learn more about the conference and to register to attend.ATTEND FABTECH 2014
Click on the banner to learn more about the show and register to attend.FABTECH 2014 Education Programming
The American Welding Society presents a comprehensive lineup of welding education during FABTECH. Led by the industry’s top professionals, programs focus on best practices and new commercial developments in welding and thermal spray. Events include conferences, seminars, RWMA Resistance Welding School, professional program, society events, and more. LEARN MOREIBSC 2015
Attend one of the premier conferences in the brazing and soldering community. Click on the banner to learn more about the conference and register.AVAILABLE SCHOLARSHIPS
Three scholarships for the 2014-15 school term that have not been awarded. Two of them, the John M. Stropki and James A. Turner, are unique in that they support nontraditional areas for the AWS Foundation: The Stropki Scholarship is for a student seeking a teaching degree in a STEM subject. The Turner Scholarship is for a student enrolled studying for a business degree. Applications are being accepted from anyone who is studying in these areas. APPLY NOW2014 AWS PRESIDENT DEAN WILSON'S VISION FOR INNOVATION
Visit the page! LEARN MORE2014 CERTIFICATION SCHEDULE
Note that the schedule is subject to change without notice. VIEW SCHEDULEWHY YOU SHOULD COMPETE IN SKILLSUSA
For the person interested in taking their welding career to the next level, SkillsUSA is an amazing asset. Their regional, state, and national competitions offer the chance to hone your skills while you compete against others. And more than that, each competition offers a scholarship to the winner. VIEW VIDEOWOMEN 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