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AWS QC*SG 92 0784265 0502827 845 E l
Guide t o AWS
Welding Educator
Qualification and
Certification
American Welding Society
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AWS QC*SG 92 W 0784265 0502830 567 W
AWS QC-5-G
Guide to AWS
Welding Educator
Qualification and
Certification
American Welding Society
550 N.W. LeJ eune Rd., P.O. Box 351040, Miami, FL 33135
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AWS d Cx 5 G 92 W O784265 050283L 4T3 =
International Standard Book Number: 0-871 71 -395-0
American Welding Society, 550 N.W. LeJ eune Road, PO Box 351040, Miami, Florida 33135
@i 992 by American Welding Society, All rights reserved
Printed in the United States of America
This document is published to advise candidates for the AWS Certified Welding Educator program with the
requirements for certification, the îypes of questions to expect on the examination and instructions for applying
for certification. This document is not the AWS QC-5, Standard for Certified Welding Educator which contains
all the requirements for certification. AWS assumes no responsibility for any claims that arise from the use of
this document. Users should make independent investigations to determine the applicability of this information
for their purposes.
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AWS BC*5G 92 = 07842b5 0502832 33T =
Contents
Introduction ................................................................................................................................................... vii
In a Nutshell .................................................................................................................................................. vii
To Become an AWS Certified Welding Educator. ........................................................................................ vili
Certification Questions and Answers .............................................................................................................. 1
Reference Material: Addresses ........................................................................................................................ .3
Special ExdmindtiOnS ...................................................................................................................................... .3
To Fill Out the Application Form .................................................................................................................... 4
What to Expect on Examination Day. ........................................................................................................... ..6
Notes on the Examination ................................................ 6
Preparation and Study Material ....................................................................................................................... 7
Sample Questions ............................................................................................................................................ 9
Fundamentals Test ..................................................................................................................................... .9
Practical Application Test ..............................................................................
Administrative Procedure for CWE Alleged Violations ................................................................................. 11
Formal Complaint Form ............................................................................................................................ 16
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The Application Form is
in the centerfold
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Person ne1
QuallBcation and Cdcat i on Committee
R. E. Blaisdell, Chairman
C. E. Pep*, 1st Vice Chairman
J. F. Harris, 2nd Vice Chairman
Leonard P. Connor, Secreta y
S. M. Altman
J. Bartley, Ex Officio
E. M. Beck*
W. F. Behnke
E. R. Bohnart
H. Chupmun
H. F. Clark
A. L. Collin *
F. DeLuuriw, Ex Officio
P. R. Evans
H. W. Coser
W L. Green*
R. L. Harris'
M. J. Houle*
D. Howden, Ex Oflicio
W. H. Kennedy
R. E. Long
S. P. Murtin
T. M. Mustaleski, Ex-Officio
C. Peshek *
A. L. Petroshi
R. R. Picard
S. L. Raymond
s. w. Scott
R. M. Simons
W. F. Urbick
R. F. Waite
R. K. Wiswesser
*Advisor
The Pritchard Corporation
Martin Marietta Energy Systems
Centerior Energy
American Welding Society
Howard Needles Tammen & Bergendoff
Mare Island Naval Shipyard
Law Engineering Testing Co.
Ford Motor Company
Miller Electric Mfg. Co.
Retired
Fluor Daniel Int'l
Engineering Consultant
American Welding Society
PCI Energy Services
Stupp Bros. Bridge & Iron Co.
Retired
Consultant
Consultant
The Ohio State University
Canadian Welding Burea
Northern States Power Co.
General Dynamics, Land Systems Div.
Martin Marietta Energy System
American Institute of Steel Construction
Valmet Paper Machinery/Honeycomb
ABBKombustion Engineering, Inc.
Sheet Metal WorkerdNational Training Fund
Westinghouse Hanford Company
Washington Public Power Supply Systems
Welding & Management Consultants
Consultant
Welder Training And Testing
Systems, Inc.
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AUS QC* SG 92 m 0784265 0502834 102 m
AWS Welding Educator Project Subcommittee
(Qc 9)
R. E. Long, Chairman
W. F. Bebnke
C. C. Blesh
E. R. Bohnart
H. B. Cary
J. E. Dato
P. R. Evans
J. E. Grew
G. E. Metzger
R.H. Morath
P.D. O’ hay
G. R. Purdee
R. R. Picara’
S. L. Raymond
G. M. Rodgm
s. w. Scott
E. E. Williams
R. Witcrafl
Northern States Power Co.
Ford Motor Company
Professor Welding Technology
Miller Electric Mfg. Co.
Welding Systems, Hobart Brothers Co.
Retired
PCI Energy Services
Techno-Weld Welding Consultants
Retired
Cives Steel Co.
Montana TechíWelding Services
Dynamic Consultants
ABB/Combustion Engineering Inc.
Sheet Metal Workers/National Training Fund.
Stone & Webster Engineering Corp.
Westinghouse Hanford Co.
Georgia Department of Education
Hennepin Technical College
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AWS QCx5G 92 = 07842b5 0502835 049
Introduction
The objective of the Welding Educators Qualifica-
tion and Certification Program is to recognize those
welding educators who have been determined to
have instructional skills, plus the welding skills and
knowledge which meet the standards established by
the American Welding Society and as stated in QC-5.
The examination of applicants for the Welding
Educator program consists of four parts which are:
1. Proof of having met the instructional requirements
of their institution. This instructional requirements
proof shall be satisfied by:
1.1 A letter evaluating the candidate instmctional
1.2 A description of the instructional methods
1.3 Attachments describing how these require-
skills in a prescribed format.
requirements of the institution.
ments have been met.
2. Closed Book Examination covering:
2.1 Fundamental welding principles
2.1.1 Welding processes
2.1.2 Nondestructive testing processes
2.1.3 Safety
2.1.4 Basic Welding Metallurgy
2.1.5 Welding Symbols
2.1.6 Print reading
2.1.7 Equipment
2.1.8 Process/equipment trouble shooting
2.1.9 Basic arithmetic
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Or have passed the C W or CAW Closed book
examination.
3. Practical Examination covering:
3.1 Determination of qualification standards from
3.2 Visual inspection of welded samples.
Or have passed either the CWI or CAW Practical
examination.
a code of specification.
4. Valid* WelderNelding Operator Performance
Qualification covering the process(es1 taught by
one of the following means:
4.1 AWS Certified Welder ID/Certification card for
the process(es) to be taught, OR
Documentation signed by an AWS C W that
the candidate is currently certified to a national
code for each process to be taught. Examples
of published codes are AWS D1.l, API 1104,
and ASME IX.
The Guide provides information on how you can
certify your qualifications as a Welding Educator
according to the AWS Standard for Certification of
Welding Educators**, QC5, and become registered
with the American Welding Society.
The AWS is an organization that has gained
worldwide recognition for its dedication to the sci-
ence, technology and application of welding.
In a Nutshell ...
You qualify as a Certified Welding Educator (CWE)
if you meet the minimum requirements of AWS
QC5, Standard for Qualification and Certification of
Welding Educators.
Certification requires welding experience, comple-
tion of the instructional methods requirements of
the employing institution, welding knowledge,
proof of welding skills as welder qualifications,
and an evaluation by the employing institution of
your teaching skills.
Once certified your name will be registered at AWS
headquarters. You will receive a certificate and
wallet card documenting your qualifications.
Certification or recertification cost is tax deduct-
ible.
Recertification is required every four years.
Arrangements can be made for special examina-
tions through the AWS Qualification and Certifica-
tion Department in Miami, Florida. Page 3 details
the requirements for such arrangements.
* Valid to mean within the period of time expressed by the code of qualification requirements.
** the AWS Standard for the Certification of Welding Educators is included in this packet
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To Become an AWS Certified
Welding Educator
1. Fill out the application according to the instruc-
tions on pages 4 & 5. Then, mail it with a check or
money order to the Q & C Department at AWS
headquarters. Experience has shown that mail
takes from 5 to 6 days to reach AWS, so DO NOT
DELAY. Your application must be postmarked by
the 5th Monday preceding a scheduled examina-
tion.
2. After your application is received, you will receive
the following:
(i) Invoice confirming examination fee.
( 2 ) Notification of acceptance or rejection. If ac-
cepted a “Book of Specifications” will be
included with your letter. Please contact us if
you have not heard from the Q&C Department
within 3 weeks of mailing an application to us.
(3) Approximately 3 weeks prior to test date you
will receive test location, schedule and instmc-
tions .
3. If you pass both parts of the examinations, you will
be registered and receive your certificate and
wallet card.
4. If you fail the examination, (after a 3 month waiting
period) you may retake it within one year of the
first test at the current retest fee. However, if you
fail to reschedule during that period, you must
submit a new application and pay all fees again.
5. Applicants must have fulfilled the job experience
requirements at the time the application is submit-
ted.
Applications must be postmarked by the 5th
MONDAY PRECEDING EACH TEST DATE.
Make all fees payable to AWS and send check,
money order or company purchase order with
your application - DO NOT send CASH. Your
application will not be processed without fee
payment.
NOTE: The Q&C Department cannot release
the test resuits undl purchase orders and/or
invoices are paid in full.
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AWS QC*5G 92 m 07842b 5 0502837 911
Certif ¡cat ion
Questions and Answers
General
Wby become an AWS certajãed Welding Educa-
tor?
Many employed welding personnel can measure
themselves against standards for their occupation, but
unfortunately they cannot provide documentation.
The Welding Educator Standard can provide docu-
mentation of the qualification and provide a profes-
sional level not available in the past.
Does AWS certifiiation signa3 anything else?
Yes. It signifies that the certified educator has the
capability of working with various codes, standards
and specifications. Since proof of active practice or
reexamination is required every four years, certifica-
tion also signifies that the CWE is current with the
welding industry.
Wby was it dea*ded to initiate theprogram with
the Welding Educator?
Thewelding educators of the U.S.A. have had limited
programs available to document qualifications. This
program provides evaluation and if acceptable, docu-
mentation of your welding experience, instructional
training methods, welding knowledge, welding skills
and teaching ability.
Has a standard f or certajãcation of the welding
educator been established?
Yes. The Standard for Qualification and Certification
of Welding Educators, AWS QC5, is the document.
Will this certijãcation take the piace of other
agency requirements f or welding educators?
No . It is not the intent of AWS to replace the local or
state requirements of other agencies but to provide a
Standard which may be used to help meet those
requirements.
Wbo established the standards f or a Welding
Educator?
The AWS Qualification and Certification Committee
which is authorized by the Board of Directors of the
American Welding Society. The committee is com-
posed of members that represent a geographic cross
section of leaders in the welding industry from the
United States and Canada.
Will AWS establish a working agreement with
other agendes or organizations in granting
certajkations?
Yes. AWS has established such agreements.
Will I be required to take adkîitwnul courses to
maintain my AWS certijkation?
The CWE must document two years of activity in each
four-year certification period. The two-year activity
requirement may be reduced to one year by satisfac-
torily completing a Q&C Committee approved course
given by the AWS Education Department.
Will this program be avaihble f or both public
and private fmilities?
Yes.
Will this certimation program help my institu-
tion provide better training?
Yes. The public looks for the best qualified institution
with the most qualified instructors.
Are the results of the quaiajãcatwn examination
made public by A WS?
No. However, if you become certified, you will be
registered by AWS and maintained on the list of
Certified Welding Educators. You alone will be
notified if you fail, and any reference by AWS to that
fact, from any inquiry, will be that you are not certified
by AWS.
The QC5 Standard states that verbal requests
f or verijication of status and certaJZcation num-
bers of CWE’s shall be provided If I am no
longer currently cert#fiì4 will A WS release that
information?
AWS will release only your certification number, date
certified, and current status (expired, revoked, etc.).
Does passing or failing the examination have
any bearing on the candidate’s status as a
society member?
NO.
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AWS QC+5G
WiUIreceive a refundaymy appltcation does not
quahB me to take the examination?
Yes. AWS will deduct the current processing fee and
refund the balance. You will receive your returned
application and a written explanation of your rejec-
tion. The refund will follow in approximately 30 days.
Changes or Cancellations
If I am scheduled to take the exam in the city of
my choice, can my selection be changed?
Only if AWS cancels the exam site. You would then
be registered to your second or third alternate choice.
If you have not indicated alternate sites on your
application, AWS will deduct the current processing
fee and refund the balance.
If I am scheduled to take the exam and do not
show up, wiU I receive a refund?
No. You will forfeit all fees as a “no-show”. You must
contact the Q&C Department before the 4th Monday
preceding the exam date to change test sites with no
penalty fee (processing fee will be charged for
cancellations). If you CHANGE test sites after that
date, you will be charged the current penalty fee. If
you CANCEL test sites after that date, you will be
charged additional penalties.
Certification Requirements
What are the quahiation requirements f or
[email protected]ìcation?
The principle requirements -experience, successful
completion of a two- part closed book examination,
a teaching skill evaluation from your immediate
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administrative superior - are described along with
the prerequisite education and welding experience as
described in Sections 5 and 6 of the QC5 Standard.
Can aperson become certijZed uní &- a “Grand-
father Clause3
No. Only those who meet the current qualification
requirements of QC5 will be certified.
Common Questions about the examination
When wiU I know how I did on the examination?
Within two months of the examination you will
receive an official Exam Score Report. It will give the
passing score and your raw score on each part of the
examination, plus your raw score on each subtopic.
This will permit remedial study in any weak areas. For
your privacy, examination scores will not be dis-
cussed over the telephone.
If you have passed and met all other requirements,
you will receive a 2” X 3” pocket work card and a wall
certificate showing your certification as a welding
educator along with your score report.
Is it possible to take the examination at a time
andplace daxermt than those of the nationwide
examination?
Yes. Special examinations may also be arranged for
dates and places other than those regularly scheduled
by AWS: more detailed information is given on page
3 of this booklet.
If I fail cmíy one part of the examination do I
have to retake the entire examination?
Yes. In order to become certified, the Standard states
that you must pass both parts of the examination.
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AWS úl C+5G 92 0784265 0502839 794
Where to Send*
for Reference Material
AWS
American Welding Society
P.O. Box 351040
Miami, FI, 33135
or
API
American Petroleum Institute
1220 L Street, N.W.
Washington, DC 20005
(202) 682-8000
550 N.W. LeJeune Road ASM
Miami, FL
(305) 443-9353
ANSI
American National Standards Institute
1430 Broadway
New York, NY 10018
(212) 354-3300
American Society for Metals
Metals Park, OH 44073
(216) 338-5151
ASME
American Society of Engineers, Inc.
345 E. 47th Street
New York, NY 10017
(212) 705-7722 Reference (800) 843-2763
*NOTE: When ordering reference material, make sure you direct your order to the order department of the
CORRECT agency. Publications are usually shipped by 4th class mail unless otherwise specified.
Special Examinations
(Within the United States)
Any organization or AWS section may sponsor a
special examination. The sponsor must pay a sponsor
fee and the expenses of the test supervisor. The test
supervisor is selected by the Qualification and Certi-
fication Department and the Committee.
1. An organization that wishes to sponsor a special
examination must submit a completed request
formto the Department at least 8 weeks prior to the
requested test date.
2. The sponsoring organization must submit the
current sponsor fee.
3. The sponsoring organization must agree to pay the
transportation, food and lodging of the test super-
visor.
4. Thesponsor must state if applicants not affiliated
with the sponsoring organization may sit for the
examination.
5. The test supervisors designated by the Qualifica-
tion and Certification Department shall be in
charge of the examination administration.
6. Only those applications accompanied by the re-
quired fee paid prior to testing, and postmarked no
later than the 5th Monday preceding the exam
date, will be considered for the examination. A
minimum number of applicants is not required.
7. The test scores will not be released until all fees are
paid.
8. Test results will be mailed to the applicants within
2 months after the test.
9. Applicants who wish to retest must wait a mini-
mum of three months before retaking the exami-
nation.
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To Fill Out the Application Form
Part 1. Redd all directions for each item before you
write your answer. Be sure to follow the instructions
CAREFULLY AND COMPLETELY. TYPE OR PRINT
clearly everything but your signature. Each item is
keyed to the application for easy reference.
Note: If you wish to charge the examination fee, list
your credit card information in the space marked
AWS USE ONLY.
Part 2. Personai
Spell your NAME exactly as it appears on your
driver’s license, or other suitable identification. If
you become certified, your name will appear on
the certificate exactly as it appears on the form.
Because of this, do not use nicknames, unless you
can be so identified.
Note: Your middle name(s1 will appear as an
initial.
List a COMPLETE mailing address which may be
used to contact you at any time on matters
pertinent to your application, examination, certifi-
cation and/or recertification. To assure delivery of
all correspondence, we strongly recommend the
use of a home address rather than a company
address.
List a PHONE number where AWS can contact you
between the hours of 8 A.M. to 5 P.M. eastern time,
Monday through Friday.
Fill in your Social Security Number.
Fill in your Birth Date.
Part 3. SIC codes
A. Check one box only for the Type of Business you
B. Select the areas of your technical interest and place
Part 4. Quaiis.ing Work Experience
To comply with the five-year experience requirement
in Section 5.1 and 5.2 of the Standard, you must show
evidence of having performed in an occupational
function as explained by Section 5.2.
A. Beginning with your most recent employer
CLEARLY and ACCURATELY complete the entire
box of items (A through F) for each employer. If
you held more than one position with the SAME
are involved and for Job Classification.
them in order of preference.
employer, list each one in Box B under that
employer.
B.Under Box C, indicate what type of product,
fabrication or structure you are/were involved
with.
C. Under Box D, choose the duty(ies>which best
describe(s1 your job responsibilities and check the
corresponding box(es).
D.For Box E, estimate the percentage of your time
you devoted to the duty(ies) checked in Box D and
write in the PERCENTAGE on the corresponding
blank.
E. For Box F, circle the code, Standard or Specifica-
tion that covered the work experience governing
your qualification. Note: If you are unable to circle
any of the listed codes contact the AWS Qualifica-
tion & Certification Department for assistance. If
additional Part 5’s are needed, it is acceptable to
duplicate copies of the application.
Please note the following conditions:
A combined total of two (2) years of teaching and/
or post high school education may be substituted
towards the required five (5) years work experi-
ence. SeeQC5, part 5.1 and 5.2.
ONLY full time employment is acceptable for
qualifying work experience.
Employment through union halls requires listing
the name of the company(ies1 worked for, and
NOT listing the union hall as the employer.
Clear, clean photocopies of the application form
are acceptable, and plain paper containing the
same information is permitted if needed to com-
plete work experience.
NO RESUMES will be accepted as a substitute.
Part 5. Educational Background
A. Circle the numbers in parts Al , A2, and A3 which
indicate the highest grade completed.
B. Complete Parts B1 and B2as indicated.
C. List post high school education in Part C ONLY if
you want to substitute for experience. Please note
that documentation of all claims must be submitted
with your application (e.g., photocopies certifi-
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AWS USE ONLY
SITE CODE
1. Check#
2. Date Rec'd.
3. Amount
4. Account#
5. Batch
APPLICATION For AWS Welding Educator Examination
1. Be sure to READ WEQC GUIDE thoroughly BEFORE filling out this form -
especially the section on how to fill it out - Please PRINT or TYPE
NOTE: Processing your application will be DELAYED if you
1. Omitted any required documentation/information regarding
your education and work experience.
2. Neglected to have your signature notarized. A. ChargeMy: O VISA O MC
O AMEX O DIN
3. Neglected to have your supervisor's letter of recommendation.
4. Are not an AWS member and DID NOT enclose payment.
Card #
Exp.Date
2. PERSONAL
LAST NAME FIRST MIDDLE INITIAL
STREET APT.#
l l l l l l l l l l l l l l l l 1 l I
CITY STATE ZIP
LIST COMPANY NAME ONLY IF ADDRESS ABOVE IS COMPANY ADDRESS
T I I I I I I I I
TELEPHONE AREA CODE AND NUMBER SOCIAL SECURITY NO. BIRTH DATE
Have you taken a previous AWS
welding inspector examination? O NO
O YES If yes, give date and location
Have you ever been QC1 certified? Give
certification number
3. SICCODES SOURCE CODE: QC5
Type of Business
(check ONE only)
A O Contract construction
B O Chemicals & allied products
C O Petroleum & coal industries
D O Primary metal industries
E O Fabricated metal products
F O Machinery except elect. (inci. gas welding)
G G Electrical equip. supplies, electrodes
H Transportation equip. -air, aerospace
I C Transportation equip. - automotive
J O Transportation equip. -boats, ships
K O Transportation equip. -railroad
L UUtilities
M O Welding distributors & retail trade
N O Misc. repair services (incl. welding shops)
O O Educational services (unk libraries, cdiook)
P O Engineering & architectural seMces
Q O Misc. business services (ind. commercial labs)
R O Government (federal, state, iccai)
S O Other
(inci. assns.)
Type Classification
(check ONE only)
O1 U President, owner, partner, officer
O2 U Manager, director, superintendent
(or assistant)
03 O Sales
04 O Purchasing
05 O Engineer - welding
06 O Engineer - other
07 U Inspector tester
08 O Supervisor foreman
09 O Welder, welding or cutting operator
1 O O Architect designer
11 O Consultant
12 O Metallurgist
13 O Research & development
14 O Technician
15 O Educator
16 O Student
17 O Librarian
18 O Customer Services
19 O Other
Your Technical Interests
(Place number on line in choice order
1-2-3, etc.)
A - Ferous metals
B - Nonferrous - aluminum
c - Nonferrous except aluminum
D - NOT
E - Safety & health
G - Brazing & soldering
H - Cutting
Gas welding
1 -
J - Resistance welding
K - Thermal spraying
L - Aerospace
M - Automotive
N - Machinery
0 - Marine
p - Pipe &tubing
Q - Pressure vessels & tanks
R - Structures
s - Other
Major product or service of your organization
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Name
NOTE: DO NOT SUBMIT RESUMES. Refer to paragraph 5 of QC5 Standard for qualifying experience requirements.
4. QUALIFYING WORK EXPERIENCE NOTE: CLEARLY. CONCISELY, and ACCURATELY complete A BOX OF ITEMS (A thru F) for eac
employer, listing your present or most recent employer first. If you held more than one position with the same employer, list each one SEPARATELY IN (B).
A. Company Name: Dept.iDivision:
SupervisoriPersonnel Manager: Tel. No.:
Box/Street No.: city:
StateiProvince: zip:
B. Mo. 1 Yr. To Mo. 1 Yr.
J ob Title: From
C. To what type producüfabricationistructure does (did) the jobiresponsibility relate (¡.e., buildings, bridges, pipelines, power plants-nuclearifossil,
shipping. etc.)?
D. DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES. Check the box(es) below which describe your main duty(ies):
O prepare welding plans and/or drawings
O plan or control materials, procedures and operationsfor weldment fabrication
O perform, supervise or monitor joint preparation for weldment fabrication
O perform, supervise, monitor joint preparations for weldment fabrication
[? perform, supervise, monitor, witness, and/or approve inspection of joint preparation
O supervise or monitor weldment fabrication and/or repairs
U develop welding inspection procedures
O perform, supervise, monitor, witness, and/or approve inspection of fabricated weldments
O train welders to fabricate weldments
O train inspectors to inspect weidments
E. What percentage of your time did you devote to the duty(ies) indicated above? YO
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F. Fabrication Code. Circle the [email protected]), [email protected]) and/or specification(s)
which governed fabrication. Note: For company/customer specs, circle the
code which served as the basis. For foreigh codes, circle the American Equivalent.
AWS D1 1 D1 2 D1 3 D1 4 D1 5 D3 6 D5 2 D8 8
09 1 D10 9 Dl 4 2 D14 3 D14 5 D14 6 D15 1
API 620 650 5L 1104
ASME 831 1 831 2 831 3 831 4
Sec I Sec 111 Sec IV Sec VIII Sec IX sec XI
AASHTO AAR ABS RULES AWWA Di O0 UBC 27-6
MIL-STD 1689 278 W 18326 W 8604 W 861 1
MIL-STDS COVER1 NG AIRCRAFT FRAMES VEHICLES WEAPONRY
MIUNASA AEROSPACE NAVSHIPS
OTHER
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NOTE: DO NOT SUBMIT RESUMES. Refer to paragraph 5 of QC5 Standard for qualifying experience requirements.
B. Mo. Yr. Mo.
J ob Title: From To
Yr.
C. To what type producVfabrication/structure does (did) the job/responsibility relate (¡.e., buildings, bridges, pipelines, power plants-nuclear/fossiI,
shipping. etc.)?
D. DUTIES 81 RESPONSIBILITIES. Check the box(es) below which describe your main duty(ies):
U prepare welding plans and/or drawings
O plan or control materials, procedures and operations for weldment fabrication
O perform, supervise or monitor joint preparation for weldment fabrication
O perform, supervise, monitor joint preparations for weldment fabrication
O perform, supervise, monitor, witness, and/or approve inspection of joint preparation
O supervise or monitor weldment fabrication and/or repairs
O develop welding inspection procedures
O perform, supervise, monitor, witness, and/or approve inspection of fabricated weldments
O train welders to fabricate weldments
U train inspectors to inspect weldments
~ ~ ~
E.
F.
What percentage of your time did you devote to the duty(ies) indicated above? YO
Fabrication Code. Circle the code(s), standard(s) and/or specification(s)
which governed fabrication. Note: For companyicustomer specs, circle the
code which served as the basis. For foreigh codes, circle the American Equivalent.
AWS D1 1 D1 2 DI 3 DI 4 D1 5 D3 6 D5 2 D8 8
D9 1 D10 9 D14 2 DI4 3 D145 DI4 6 Di5 1
API 620 650 5L 1104
ASME 831 1 831 2 831 3 831 4
Sec I Sec 111 Sec IV Sec VIII Sec IX Sec XI
AASHTO AAR ABS RULES AWWA DI O0 UBC 27-6
MIL-STD 1689 278 W 18326 W 8604 W 861 1
MIL-STDS COVERING AIRCRAFT FRAMES VEHICLES WEAPONRY
MIUNASA AEROSPACE NAVSHIPS
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Dates
Mo. Yr. Mo. Yr.
Name and Address of Institution From To
5. EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND
A. Circle below the highest grade or years attended ateach level.
1. Grade and high school (including vocational) 7 / 8 / 9 / 1 O / 1 1 / 12
2. After high school: trade or technical (vocational) ........... 1 / 2 / 3 / 4
3. College ........... ......... . ......... .......... ......... 1 / 2 / 3 i 4 / More than 4
Course of Study
B. Complete the following if you graduated high school or earned a high
school equivalency diploma.
1. Date of graduationhssue:
2. Name of city and school/issuing agency:
Diploma
Certificate
Degree
D. Substituted teaching experience is to be reflected in Part 4 of this application and proper documentation must accompany this application.
Please refer to Paragraph 5.2 of the QC5 Standard for detailed requirements.
6. CERTIFICATION OPTIONS: Refer to QC5, Paragraph 6.
A. TWO PART EXAMINATION: Fundamentals of Welding/Practical Welding Inspection
1. Test site preferred: 1 st choice
2nd 3rd
2. CWI substitution: CWI Number
B. WELDER CERTIFICATION TESTING
1. Test site preferred
2. AWS CW substitution: CW Id Card Number
3. Company substitution record attached
(Name of Company)
7. NOTARIZATION
I hereby certify that I have read the requirements contained in the WIQC-1 document. Further, I agree to comply with the
existing requirements and any subsequent requirements which may be instituted by AWS. I certify that the information
I have included on this application is true; I understand that any false statement will nullify this application; I give AWS
permission to verify this information; I agree to comply with the provisions set forth in this Guide and the Standard
concerning the administration of my examination and certification.
Signature Date
Sworn to and subscried before me, this day of AD 19
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8. Instructor Evaluation and Instructional Methods Credentials (Note to candidate:
Write your name and the name and address of your institution. Copy or cut the form at the dotted
line and give it to your supervisor to complete and return to you in a sealed envelope).
Name of Candidate
Name of Institution
Address of Institution
A. Instructional Methods Requirements
The instructional methods requirements of this institution for an instructor of welding are as follows:
(State this by subjecücourse and hourslcredits of instructional methods required.)
These requirements have been met as follows: (List the courses and attach transcripts or
certificates of completion.)
B. Evaluation: Classroom and Laboratory Teaching
Attach a letter on official letterhead which comments on each of the following items.
1. Personal teaching habits, for example, promptness, use of instructional objectives, lesson plans and relevancy of
lessons to the trainees.
2. What presentation techniques does this instructor use?
3. Explain how this instructor manages the classroom and laboratory.
4. Explain what training aids this instructor uses and how they are used. Indicate if they are commercial or self
procuced.
5. Explain how this instructor uses questions in the classroom and in the laboratory.
6. Describe the personal characteristics of this instructor including speech, appearance and enthusiasm.
7. Summarize briefly why this instructor should be recognized as an American Welding Society Certified Welding
Educator.
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cates, diplomas, transcripts). Education will be
credited according to Section 5.1 or 5.2 of the
Standard with proper documentation.
part 6. ~xamina tion Sites
A. Choose the test site preferred from the enclosed
EXAMINATION SCHEDULE. If the examination
cannot be given at any of your choices, you will be
given the option of an additional choice or a
refund.
If you are an AWS Certified Inspector, you may
substitute your test scores for the two-part exami-
nation. Write your certificate number where indi-
cated and provide the necessary documentation
(copy of your wallet card or wall certificate).
B. Welder Certification testing: 1. Choose a test facility
if you need an AWS Welder Certificate. 2. If you
hold a valid AWS Welder Certification (CW) write
your ID Card number where indicated. Or, 3. if you
are qualified through your employer, list the
employer’s name and attach a copy of your
certification to the application.
Part 7. Notarhtion
Sending your application in with the required nota-
rization of your signature will save you time. Appli-
cations without the required notary sump or seal will
be returned unprocessed.
Part 8. instructor Evaluation and Instructional
Methods Credentials.
Print your name, the name of the institution you are
teaching at and its address. Detach (or copy) the
evaluation formand give it to your supervisor. After
it is completed attach it to your application and send
it to AWS headquarters.
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What to Expect on Examination Day
Theexamination will be conducted by authorized
representatives of AWS.
The examination is in two pans, two full hours is
allowed for each part. PART A, FUNDAMENTALS,
is a closed book test. PART B, PRACTICAL, is also
a closed book test which is augmented with a book
of specifications.
The questions in the Practical Test involve the
mixed use of measuring tools, weld replicas, NDT
slides and a “book of specifications”. When a
candidate receives the letter of acceptance to sit for
the examination, a “book of specifications” will be
enclosed for study purposes.
I t is to the candidate’s advantage to be familiar with
fillet weld and butt weld gauges, micrometers and
dial calipers. All these instruments will be provided
in the test kit on examination day.
All questions will be of the multiple choice type.
Some basic arithmetic will be required during the
examination. It is recommended that you bring a
self-powered, noiseless calculator that does not
have metric conversion capabilities. All required
formulas will be provided for metric conversions.
Exchange of reference material or conversation
during any segment of the examination will not be
permitted.
On the back of each test booklet is a “challenged
question” form. This form allows you the oppomi-
nity to challenge any question you feel is unfair or
cannot be answered. You will receive a response
ONLY if a question you challenged is disqualified.
As you complete each test, you must certify that
you understood the test instructions, that you
neither gave nor received help on the test, and that
you saw the authorized test supervisor/proctor
seal the envelope containing your test booklet and
answer sheet.
Notes on the Examination
Although each test has a different purpose, all are practical in that they cover basic knowledge or operating
principles of methods, materials, processes, procedures, and equipment that apply to fabrication and inspection
of weldments. Typical questions and answers for each part are shown in the section on “Sample Questions.”
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Preparations and Study Material
The following information will provide you with a
source for study material.
Course #5 - Fundamentals of Nondestructive
Testing - ASNT and ASM
Publications:
AWS A3.0-89: Terms and Definitions
Welding Inspection
AWS A2.4-86: Symbols for Welding and
Welding Handbooks
Nondestructive Testing
Volume i through 5, Sixth, Seventh 8 Eighth
Editions
Canadian Welding Inspection Course
Welding Safety and Health
Guide for the Nondestructive Inspection of
Welds
Group Courses Available:
Welding Inspection Technology
Welding and Cutting Processes
Introductory Welding Metallurgy
The Welding Power Handbook
Guide for the Visual Inspection of Welds
The information provided for study materials may aid
you in your preparation. You must be the responsible
party for the selection of what to study. Many local
AWS or Union Carbide
Self Study Courses Available:
Welding Inspection and Quality Control - AWS
AWS Sections, universities and businesses maintain
libraries that will allow you to borrow reference
Homestudy Course material.
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What to Bring to the Examination Site
Photo identification, such as driver’s license. Either a self-powered, noiseless calculator that
does not have automatic metric conversion capa-
bilities or a slide rule.
What Not to Bring to the Examination Site
Visitors. Reference materials.
A calculator designed for automatic metric conver- Additional tools or equipment.
sion or one that makes noise.
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Sample Questions
Fundamentals Test
The fundamentals test covers general technical and
factual knowledge of welding inspection fundamen-
tals. Its purpose is to measure your understanding of
the basic principles and terminology of methods,
materials, processes, and procedures that control
weld quality. Typical questions and answers are as
follows:
1. A 1/4-inch fillet weld has a normal
(A) throat dimension of 1/4-inch
-(BI leg dimension of 1/4-inch
(Cl area of 1/4 sq. inches
(DI volume of 1/4 CU. inches
(E) none of the above
3. Ultrasonic waves cannot be coupled to the test
object effectively
(A) through a film of oil
-(BI through a filmof air
(C) through a layer of water
(D) through a layer of grease
(E) all of the above
4. Inclusions in a weld will appear on a radiograph as
(A) a dark spot
(B) a light spot
(C) a generalized gray area of varying contrast
4 D ) either a dark or light spot or area depending on
the relative absorption ratio of the part material
and the inclusion material
(E) none of the above
5. When using magnetic particle inspection, the
nearer a discontinuity is to the surface
(A) the more diffuse becomes the powder pattern
(B) the less serious it is as a source of fatigue failure
-(Cl the more distinct becomes the powder pattern
(D) the less sharp becomes the flux leakage field
(E) none of the above
2. Stress risers in a weld are caused by
(A) low impact strength of the weld metal
(B) low yield strength of the heat-affected zone
(D) a smooth butt joint
(E) all of the above
-(Cl undercuts, incomplete penetration
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Sample Questions
Practical Application Test
The practical application test covers topics which are
more frequently encountered on the job. Its purpose
is to measure your ability to make basic calculations
and conversions; interpret test results, symbols draw-
ings, and procedures; identify tools, use tools accept
or reject test specimen and complete reports. The test
is given in two parts -written and hands-on. Typical
questions and answers are as follows:
Property
U.S. customary
units S1 units
to convert from to multiply by
pounds per square
tensile strength inch (psi) pascal (PA.) 6894.757
1. Using the above data, 60,000 psi is equivalent to
which of the following?
-(A) 413,685 kPa
(BI 8,700 kPa
(Cl 41,360 kPa
(D) 87,000 kPa
(E) none of the above
(A) leg
(B) throat
(Cl face
(D) toe
2. For the fillet weld at right, F indicates the
-(E) root of weld F
3. For the butt joint at right, F indicates the
*
(A) shoulder
(B) included angle
-(Cl effective throat
(D) root opening
(E) none of the above
J L C
4. Which of the welding symbols above correctly
represents the welded joint shown below?
(A) A
(BI B
-(Cl c
(Dl D
(E) none of these
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6. Using the vernier caliper, determine the thickness
and width of the unbroken transverse tensile and
calculate the area
-(A) 26250 mm2
(B) 48750 mm2
(Cl 227500 mm2
(D) 4.6 mm2
(E) 8.6 mm2
7. The person required to sign the bottom line of the
welder qualification form is:
(A) the independent test lab owner
(B) the Certified Welding Inspector
-(Cl a representative of the company that employs
the welder
(D) the insurance company inspector
(E) the welder who is being qualified
8. The acceptance criteria for the middle of a root
bend specimen is the same as the edge of the bend
specimen
(A) true
(BI false
(C) root bends are an obsolete test
-(D) insufficient information is presented to answer
this question
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Keywords: Violations
CWE Violations
American Welding Society
Ad min ist rat ive Proced Ure
For CWE Alleged
Violat ions
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AWS QC*5G 92 W 078l r 2b5 0502853 Ob4
QUALIFICATION CERTIFICATION
Administrative Procedures Manual for Alleged Violations
of the AWS Welding Educator Qualification-Certification Rules
1. introduction
The Administrative Procedure for Alleged Viola-
tions (‘PROCEDURE”) is adopted by the American
Welding Society (“AWS”) Board of Directors in accor-
dance with AWS Bylaws. The Procedure governs the
initiation, preparation and disposition of complaints
against individuals for unauthorized practices and
violations of applicable rules of AWS QC 5, Standard
for Qualification and Certification of Welding Educa-
tors (“Rules”).
2. Complaints
2.1 Cornplainant. The AWS Qualification and Cer-
tification Committee (“Q&C Committee”) shall be the
complainant in all proceedings brought in accor-
dance with the procedure.
2.2 Compiaining Witness. Any person or entity
including, but not limited, to AWS members, the Q&C
Committee, corporations, associations, and govern-
mental agencies, (“Complaining Witness”) may sub-
mit written information to the AWS Executive Direc-
tor (“Executive Director”) concerning a possible
violation of the Rules by an individual certified by
AWS.
2.3 Investigation. The Executive Director may con-
duct an investigation as he deems appropriate, re-
garding the information submitted by the Complain-
ing Witness’.
2.4 Preparation of Complaint. If the Executive
Director determines that there is reasonable cause to
believe that a violation has occurred, he shall prepare
a Complaint in accordance with Article 2.6.
2.5 Closing of File. If the Executive Director deter-
mines that there is no reasonable cause to believe that
a violation has occurred, he shall close the file and
advise the Complaining Witness of his determination.
The Executive Director shall also advise the Com-
1. The words “he” or “his” are used throughout the
Procedure to refer to both genders, as the context requires.
plaining Witness of the right to seek review of his
determination by the Executive Committee of the
AWS Board of Directors (“AWS Executive Commit-
tee”) in accordance with Article 2.5.1.
2.5.1 Review of the executive Director’s determi-
nation must be requested no more than 30 days after
the date of the notice received from the Executive
Director in accordance with Article 2.5. If a review is
requested, the Executive Director shall transmit to the
AWS Executive Committee:
(i) a copy of any information submitted by the
Complaining Witness;
(2) a copy of the notice provided to the Complain-
ing Witness in accordance with Article 2.5; and
(3) a memorandum from the Executive Director
identifying the alleged violation(s) and summarizing
his findings and conclusions.
2.5.2 If the AWS Executive Director Committee
finds that there was reasonable basis for the Executive
Director’s determination, it shall affirm the determina-
tion and notify the Executive Director thereof. If the
AWS Executive Committee finds that there was no
reasonable basis for the determination, it shall instruct
the Executive Director to reopen the file and prepare
a Complaint in accordance with Article 2.6.
2.6 Content. The Complaint shall contain the fol-
lowing information:
(1) the name and address of the person charged
with a violation of the Rules (“respondent”);
(2) the applicable Rule or Rules allegedly vio-
lated; and
(3) a summary of the pertinent facts.
The Complaint, together with the documents and
other evidence submitted to or obtained by the
Executive Director, shall be furnished to the Execu-
tive Subcommittee of the Q&C Committee (“Q&C
Executive Subcommittee”) for approval.
3. Pre-Hearingprocedure
3.1 Review by Q&C Executive Subcommittee.
The Q&C Executive Subcommittee shall review the
Complaint and other information provided by the
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Executive Director and shall determine whether the
Q&C Committee should prosecute the Complaint as
the Complainant. If the Q&C Executive Subcommit-
tee determines that the QbiC Committee should not
prosecute the Complaint, the Executive Director shall
issue a ruling dismissing the Complaint and furnish
copies thereof to the Q&C Committee and the
Complaining Witness. If the Q&C Executive Subcom-
mittee determines that the Q&C Committee should
prosecute the Complaint, The Q&C Committee Chair-
man (“Q&C Chairman”) shall sign the Complaint and
select a Q&C Committee member to present the
Complaint on behalf of the Q&C Committee (“Pre-
senter”). The AWS President (“President”) upon no-
tification by the Executive Director that a Complaint
is pending, shall appoint a Hearing Panel in accor-
Executive Director shall prepare a proposed stipula-
tion for approval the Hearing Panel. If the Hearing
Panel approves the stipulation, the Executive Direc-
tor shall issue a ruling and shall furnish copies thereof
to the Respondent, Presenter, Q&C Committee and
Complaining Witness. Any such ruling shall consti-
tute a final disposition of the Complaint. If the Hearing
Panel does not approve of the stipulation, a hearing
shall be held on the Complaint.
4. Hearings
4.1 Conduct of hearing. The Hearing Panel shall
control the conduct of the hearing and may establish
any reasonable rules for that purpose to the extent
that such rules are consistent with the Procedure.
Respondent of the Complaint. Notices required in
accordance with this article 3.2 shall be mailed,
together with a copy of the Complaint and the
Procedure, by certified mail, return receipt requested,
and must be received by the respondent no less than
30 days prior to the date set for the hearing.
3.3 Answer. The Respondent may submit an An-
swer within the time specified. If the Respondent
does not submit an Answer, he will be deemed to
have denied the Complaint.
3.4 TransmittalofAnswer. The Executive Director
shall furnish copies of the Answer, if any, to the
Hearing Panel, Presenter and Q&C Committee..
3.5 Assistance from Executive Director. The ex-
ecutive Director shall provide reasonable assistance
to the Presenter in the preparation of the Q&C
Committee’s case.
4.3 The Hearing Procedure. The hearing shall be
conducted as follows:
(1) Complainant’s Opening Statement
( 2) Respondent’s Opening Statement
(3) Complainant’s Case
(a) examination of witnesses
(b) cross-examination of witnesses
(a) examination of witnesses
(b) cross-examination of witnesses
(5) Complainant’s Closing Statement
(6) Respondent’s Closing Statement
( 4) Respondent’s Case
4.4 Evidence. Formal rules of evidence shall not
apply, however, due process shall be observed and
shall govern the conduct of the hearing.
4.5 Oath. All testimony offered during the hearing
shall be under oath.
4.6 Record. A record shall be made of the testimony,
hearing. The Respondent may obtain a copy of the
record by paying the cost of duplication thereof.
4.7 Postponement of Hearing. The date, time
and/or place of hearing may be changed by the
3.6 Conference’ The Executive Di- documents and other evidence at the
rector may conduct a pre-hearing conference, in
with the Responder and
Presenter in an attempt to resolve the Complaint by
stipulation. If the Respondent and the Presenter
stipulate to a disposition of the Complaint, the
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Executive Director for good cause, and the interested
parties shall be notified promptly by telephone or
mail any such change. The Respondent shall be
furnished with reasonable notice of any new time or
place of hearing, however, the Respondent shall be
notified of a new hearing date by certified mail, return
receipt requested, no later than 30 days prior to the
new hearing date. If the executive Director, Presenter
and Respondent agree on a new date, time or place
of hearing, the notice provisions set forth in this
Article 4.7 shall be deemed waived.
5. FinalRuling.
5.1 Issuance of Ruling. The Hearing Panel shall
issue a written ruling, including its findings and
conclusions (“Final Ruling”), at the conclusion of the
hearing or as soon thereafter as practicable but in no
event more than 60 days the date of the hearing. The
Final Ruling shall find the Respondent guilty or not
guilty of the violation(s) charged and shall either
dismiss the Complaint or impose sanctions pursuant
to Article 6.
5.2 Delivery. The Hearing panel shall deliver the
Final Ruling to the executive Director, who shall
furnish copies to the presenter, Complaining Witness
and Q&C Committee. The Executive Director shall
furnish a copy of the Final Ruling to the responded by
certified mail, return receipt requested.
6. Sanctions
In accordance with the Rules, the Hearing Panel
may impose the following sanctions if it finds the
Respondent guilty of the violation(s) charged:
(i) revocation, suspension or refusal of renewal of
a Certificate issued in accordance with the Rules; or
( 2 ) issuance of a reprimand.
7. Review of Final Ruling
When a Final Ruling imposes a sanction (other
than a sanction to which the Respondent has stipu-
lated or consented), the Respondent may seek review
of the Final Ruling by submitting a written request for
review which must be received by the executive
Director no more than 30 days after receipt by the
Respondent of the Final Ruling. The AWS Executive
Committee shall review the Final Ruling on the basis
of the Complaint, the Answer, if any, and the record
of hearing. Based upon its review, the AWS Executive
Committee may affirm, modify or vacate the Final
Ruling. Disposition of the Review by the AWS Execu-
tive Committee shall be final.
8. Hearing Panel
8.1 Hearing Panel Pool. The President shall ap-
point, with the approval of the Executive Committee,
20 persons, including 10 AWS members who are
Certified Welding Educators and 10 AWS members
who are not Certified to sit as members of the Hearing
Panel Pool.
8.2 Term. The members of the Hearing Panel Pool
shall serve for a term of 1 year, subject to reappoint-
ment.
8.3 New Members. New members of the Hearing
Panel Pool shall be appointed [pursuant to Article 8.1,
upon the expiration of a member’s term or upon the
death or resignation of a member.
8.4 Hearing panel A Hearing Panel shall be ap-
pointed by the President pursuant to Article 3.1, and
shall be comprised of 3 members of the Hearing Panel
Pool, including at least 1 Certified Welding Educator.
ThePresident shall designate 1 of 3 panel members
to be the presiding officer.
8.5 Restrictions. No member of the QbiC Commit-
tee or AWS Executive Committee shall serve as a
member of the Hearing Panel Pool.
9. Amendment
If a Complaint has already been prepared and the
Executive Director determines that there is reason-
able cause to believe that an additional violation by
Respondent has occurred, the Executive Director
shall prepare an Amended Complaint which shall
include any new charges. A copy of the Amended
Complaint shall be mailed to the Respondent by
certified mail, return receipt requested, and must be
received by the Respondent no less than 30days prior
to the hearing, together with a notice that the
Respondent’s Answer to the Amended Complaint
must be received by AWS no more than 20 days after
receipt by the Respondent of the Amended Com-
plaint.
10. Right to Counsel
TheRespondent has the right to be represented by
legal counsel in connection with any proceedings
brought in accordance with the Procedure.
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11. Notices
Except as otherwise provided in the procedure, all
complaints, notices or other documents required or
permitted herein shall be delivered by hand or by first
class mail. Ail notices or other documents permitted
or required to be mailed to AWS shall be addressed
to:
Executive Director
American Welding Society
550 N.W. LeJeune Road
Miami, Florida 33126
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Formal Complaint of Alleged Violation of
AWS Qualification-Certification Rules for
Welding Educator
Identify the name and address of the one filing the complaint, the name and address of the person who is accused of
any violations, identification of the specific QC5 rule(s) allegedly violated, a clear, concise description of the issues of
fact and dates involved, what relief is sought and a statement of the interest of the complainant in the matter. This
complaint will be considered by the Qualification and Certification Committee.
Please return the completed form in triplicate to the following address: Executive Director
American Welding Society, Inc.
P.O. Box 351040
Miami, Florida 33135
Name of Complainant
Address:
City
State of Province Zip/mail code
Telephone ( 1
Country of residence
Name of Respondent
Address:
City
State of Province Zip/mail code
Telephone ( 1
Country of residence
Please provide the information requested below. Additional sheets of paper may be used.
I. Concise description of issues of fact involved:
II. Allegations raised by complainant. Identify the applicable QC5 rule for each alleged violation by section
number:
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III. Kelief sought:
NOTE: Attachments may be used to corroborate items I and II. Any evidence presented for a hearing must be supported
under oath by testimony or affidavit.
AWS Revised Form APM 3.2-77
84/11
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