Now anyone can have simple and easy access to WELDING EDUCATION, anywhere, anytime!
Whether you are a student considering a career in welding, a welder looking to take the next step or a welding instructor that wants to connect with a new generation of welding students, American Welding Online provides the tools and resources to help you succeed.
Learn at your own schedule with our engaging, easy-to-understand online seminars available on your computer 24/7. All you need is a computer with an internet connection.
The American Welding Society provides the most comprehensive welding courses in an engaging, easy-to-use, modular format. All content is developed and updated by senior AWS instructors and staff:
Convenient, 24/7 Access:
American Welding Online courses can be accessed on the internet day or night, seven days a week. With no software to install, you can start a course on one computer and finish it on another.
Welding education professionals are available to help you directly through optional weekly office hours. AWS staff is also available to answer your questions from 7:30am to 5 pm EST, Monday to Friday.
AWS open format courses encourage you to review problem areas and seek help from AWS instructors. Module quizzes allow you to measure content retention and comprehension.
Easy to use:
Pause, advance, and rewind navigation features assure you complete control over your learning experience.
Clear and Understandable:
Clear modules incorporate audio narration, animated graphics, and video footage designed to make even the most complex topics easy to understand.
Become a Skilled Tradeperson
The demand for most trades is strong and getting stronger. The U.S. Department of Labor forecasts healthy growth in the neighborhood of 8 to 9 percent over the next decade. Jobs associated with building and rebuilding roads, bridges, water, and the power grid are expected to grow by double-digit percentages–faster than the overall economy.