Qualification Testing

 Structural Plate Welder Performance Qualification Tests

Clicking on the name of a test will open the specs for that test.
Testing information available for the following certifications:

AWS D1.1 Structual Welding code-Steel

SMAW Structural Plate, all position, unlimited 1″ thickness test

SMAW Structural Plate, all position, limited 3/8″ thickness test

FCAW Structural Plate, flat position, unlimited 1″ thickness test

FCAW Structural Plate, all position, limited 3/8″ thickness test

Pipe Welder Performance Qualification Tests

These certifications are per the ASME code and maintained by AWS National Program

Testing information available for the following certifications:

SMAW Pipe: ASME section IX / E6010 / E7018

GTAW/SMAW Pipe: ASME section IX / ER70S-2/E7018

Your certification remains valid as long as you submit your certification maintenance
forms every six months as required by the Code of Acceptance that governed your test.
As long as you can verify (have your employer sign the form) that you are still performing
the same welding as you originally tested for, your certification remains in effect.
But remember, you must send in your certification maintenance form.

For AWS Maintenance forms Click Here

Guide to Interpreting Abbreviations on AWS Certified Welder Card

Click Here for a Sample of the AWS National Certification Card

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  AWS’s Free Online Certified Welder Verification Service
  Please click the link above and enter the Welder Certification Number.
This number can be found on a wallet card produced by welder.
The search will return the certification number, a name, and an expiration
date for that individual.