Welding qualification and welding certification are two separate processes. The difference between welding qualification and certification is a common source of confusion in the welding industry. While these terms are often used interchangeably, they refer to distinct processes. Welding qualification Welding qualification refers to the process of testing and evaluating a welder’s skills and abilities. […]

SMAW, GMAW, GTAW, MCAW and FCAW are different welding processes with different applications. Determining which welding process is used for production is determined by the welding engineer, but choosing which process to test as a welder is based on the type of work that the welder is looking to do.  SMAW (Shielded Metal Arc Welding) SMAW, […]