Program Information

Why obtain an Advanced Welding Certification?

The American Welding Society indicates that earning your specialized welding certification can reward you in significant ways, including higher salary potential, stronger employment demand and better job stability. In addition, specialized certification shows employers your ability to continually learn and grow in your field, both critical qualities to succeed in bigger career roles like team leadership or more complex jobs.

AWS Certified Welding Supervisors:

Welding supervisors are valued in every industry that uses welding as a core process in the manufacture, construction, or fabrication of their products. Welding supervisors know which factors influence welding quality; how to oversee welders to ensure that higher-level work; and the complementary factors that help maximize productivity.

The AWS Certified Welding Supervisor (CWS) certification enables foremen, inspectors, managers, quality supervisors, lead welders, procurement managers and chief executives to improve their company’s bottom line.

Certified Welding Supervisors often make valuable contributions to the four most important metrics in welding operations: quality, cost, productivity and safety.

AWS Certified Welding Inspectors:

CWI Certification can lead you to a career that is stable, engaging and fulfilling on all levels. From associate certification to senior-level credentials, most welders find career expansion as an inspection professional to be both rewarding and lucrative.