Welder Testing: AWS Accredited Test Facility

South Texas College is one of just six Accredited Testing Facilities (ATF) in Texas certified by the American Welding Society (AWS). The designation, which certifies STC to administer tests qualifying welders in multiple specialized certifications that can enhance employment opportunities, is an amazing opportunity for students and the community. Choose from a variety of specialized certification exams, which include:

  • 1G SMAW
  • 3G + 4G SMAW
  • 3G + 4G FCAW
  • 6G SMAW
  • 6G GTAW

Whether you’re currently welding or a new student wanting to graduate with practical experience, these professional certifications will put the spark in your welding career. Learn more about the AWS Certified Welder Program.

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