Come to the AWS Meeting Tuesday, Septemebr 13th at 6 p.m. at the Toscana Party Center in Cuyahoga Heights, OH. During the meeting AWS President Dave McQuaid will discuss field welding.
Come to the AWS Meeting Tuesday, May 10th at 6 p.m. at the USS COD in Cleveland, OH. During the meeting there will be a cook out and a tour of the sub. Check the newsletter for directions to the COD.
Come to the AWS Meeting Tuesday, April 12th at 6 p.m. at the Toscana Party Center in Cuyahoga Heights, OH. During the meeting Jim Ryan will discuss Thermal Spray and it’s applications.
Come to the AWS Meeting Tuesday, March 8th at 6 p.m. at the Toscana Party Center in Cuyahoga Heights, OH. During the meeting Karl Hoes will discuss structural welding in seismic zones.
Come to the AWS Meeting Tuesday, Jan 12th at 6 p.m. at the Toscana Party Center in Cuyahoga Heights, OH. During the meeting Michael Coyne will discuss financing a small business and small business loans.
Join us at FABTECH 2016 for the Emmet A. Craig Resistance Welding School held November 17 - 18. This two-day program offers participants a comprehensive overview of resistance welding, aided by actual demonstrations that encourage hands-on participation.
This school is the only one of its kind, taught by seasoned professionals from within the resistance welding industry.
Forbes - Economy's Tragic Mismatch - July 26, 2016
It is a very insightful article that points out that the lack of skilled labor is the major problem facing our future needs by businesses in the US. A focus of the article is placed by Mr. Karlgaard on welders and the shortage of skilled welders needed for the future. It is very important that the focus on skills training and the skills trades are receiving coverage and exposure at this level.
As all of you know, it is a real effort we have at AWS and the AWS Foundation to focus more resources and scholarships for welding training. Articles such as this substantiate that our focus is on target for industry needs in the US.
Big Bend Community College Student Chapter Builds Battering Ram for Police Armored Vehicle
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.
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