Boost earnings and opportunities: Get Certified

One of the best ways to advance your welding career is by earning a specialized certification. This opens up opportunities for more money, leadership roles and higher-level career challenges. AWS offers nine different certification categories, from inspectors, supervisors and educators to radiographic interpreters, welding engineers and fabricators.


Effective Friday, January 1, 2016, all individuals that have applied for and are scheduled to test to the AWS D1.1 Structural Steel codebook exam (Part C of the CWI exam or CWI Endorsement exam) will be testing to the D1.1 2015 edition.

To order a copy of the AWS D1.1 2015 Structural Steel, codebook click here or to order by phone please call 888-WELDING (888-935-3464).

Should you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to contact the Certification Department at 800-443-9353, extension 273.

The AWS Certification Department


AWS seminars provide the perfect opportunity to gain new insights, expand your skill set and satisfy your recertification credentials

Certified Welding Inspection Seminar
Certified Welding Inspector 9-year Recertification
Certified Welding Supervisor Seminar
Certified Radiographic Interpreter

See full list of seminars here.

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