November 2018 Newsletter

by Michael Riobueno

Chandler Vincent: A Conversation with the Future of Welding (Part 2)

AWS Learning is excited to bring you the second half of a 2-part interview with welding wunderkind Chandler Vincent, one of the most skilled and decorated welders on the planet.

Read more here >


Space Capsule

High School Welding Class Builds Space Capsule

Welding students at Franklin-Simpson High School in Kentucky recently completed an out-of-this-world project: the construction of a space capsule!
Read the full story here >

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2019 CWI Seminar Dates Now Posted

Seminars are available nationwide and year-round so you can choose the location and date that work for you.
See the new 2019 CWI seminar and exam schedule here >

AWS Scholarship Application

AWS Scholarship Applications Open December 1, 2018

Since 1991, the AWS Foundation has awarded over $7 million in welding-related scholarships. Scholarships are available for students attending trade schools, community colleges, and four-year universities.
Learn more and apply here >

Women in Welding

Welding Workshops Foster Women’s Empowerment

Shanen Aranmor, of Yuma, AZ, has dual passions for welding and teaching, so a few years ago she decided to combine them to form Weld Like a Girl, a company that promotes women empowerment through the act of welding. Read More >

Fan Photos

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Upcoming Events

CWI Seminars & Exams

CWI Seminars and Exam


Take your welding career to the next level by becoming a Certified Welding Inspector. We offer seminars and exams around the country all year-long.
Get more information and sign up here >

Aerospace Joining Conference

Aerospace Joining Conference

October 15-17, 2019 | Columbus, OH

This conference brings together experts from research & development, manufacturing, and applications in the field of aerospace welding. Registration opens in January, but you can find more information here.