December 4, 2021 – Central Piedmont Community College; Charlotte, NC
Central Piedmont Community College Welding Technology department and the student chapter of the AWS held the 6th annual Welding merit badge workshop for the Scouts of America. AWS club advisor, Ray Sosko, along with other Welding faculty and student club members demonstrated GMAW-S welding, Cutting, AWS history, & Safety lectures to 15 scouts from the Charlotte, NC area. Along with a merit badge the Scouts took home a personalized welded memento in the form of an airplane.
Ben Driggers assisting
James Meklas, Greg Bellamy, Ray Sosko, Chris Phillips, Corey Palmer, Rich Davis, with Denise Strange
Aiden Fox, Chase Edwards, Nic Arne, Ben Driggers, Gage Nicholson, Alex Shafran, John Walker, with Roland “Trea” Payne