Section News and Events

March 2018 Meeting Announcement

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November 2017 Meeting Announcement

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2015 Annual Golf Outing - June 19, 2015

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No general membership meeting November 2013 & December 2013

A Board of Directors Meeting will be held in November, therefore there will be NO general membership meeting.

Hypertherm Plasma Cutting

Erie 1 BOCES, Workforce Development Center hosted our October meeting.

Section News and Events Archives

2013-2014 Board Members

Vice Chairman
John Sullivan
26 Parkhurst Blvd.
Kenmore, NY 14223
P: (716) 870-7724

AWS News and Events

2018 Upcoming CWI Seminar/Exam


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.


Women Weld Too

Learn about the demand for Female Welders!.



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