The AWS Student Chapter @ Parkside Career & Technology Center welcomes you to learn more about our Student Chapter, its members, and our efforts to live the mission of the American Welding Society: a nonprofit organization with a global mission to advance the science, technology and application of welding and allied joining and cutting processes, including brazing, soldering and thermal spraying.
- To educate, certify, prepare, and train students in processes, such as GMAW, SMAW, GTAW, FCAW, PAC, OFC, OFW, Brazing, Soldiering, Cutting/Bending/Pressing/Twisting/Grinding Processes, Hand/Power Tools.
- Prepare students for job and career readiness. Students leave high school into a program, trade school, college, or career. Program connection to businesses
- Provide real world certifications and portfolios displaying knowledge and skills.
- Connect students, companies, and the community with the program.