Category Archives: Welding Certifications

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Start simple and go from there…getting certified

So you've decided that you are going to be a welder.  Great, good for you, but do you know what kind of welder?  Are you going to be working underwater?  Are you going to be freelancing?  Are you going to be doing it as a

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Welding Certification – The Basics

Stick, TIG, MIG, or flux core arc welding – whichever area of welding you are skilled in, expect to need certification to work in the welding field. Depending on the needs of the company, you may need certification in any area or a specific area

Behind The Welding Torch: Associations, Institutes, and Societies

Aside from those welders that work tirelessly to hone their craft and share their knowledge with others, there are many welding associations, institutes, and societies that have contributed to the field of welding in many ways. Some have even set certain standards for the welding

What to Expect on a Welding Certification Test

Let’s be honest, no one really likes tests.  Sure there are plenty of people who ace them, pass with flying colors, but even they generally have some level of anxiety surrounding them.  And for those who hate being put on the spot and the pressure