Credentials

Credentials

Credentials

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All credentials earned at Workshops for Warriors are accredited by CNC Software (Mastercam), SolidWorks, the American Welding Society (AWS), the National Institute for Metalworking Skills (NIMS), Immerse2Learn, and the National Coalition of Certification Centers (NC3). Students have the opportunity to work toward 62 different credentials, which you can learn more about on the Our School webpage.

Below is a real-time counter of the number of nationally recognized portable and stackable credentials earned by Workshops for Warriors students to date. Click on any of the credentials below to see a breakdown of that credential.

Total Credentials Earned to Date: 2,179

Welding for Warriors Credentials Number of Credentials Earned
Shielded Metal Arc Welding Basic (SMAWB) 335
Gas Metal Arc Welding Basic (GMAWB) 324
Gas Tungsten Arc Welding Basic (GTAWB) 185
Gas Tungsten Arc Welding Intermediate (GTAWI) 162
Flux Cored Arc Welding Basic (FCAWB) 99
Total Number of Welding Credentials 1,105
Machining for Warriors Credentials Number of Credentials Earned
SolidWorks 149
CNC Software (Mastercam) 169
National Institute for Metalworking Skills (NIMS) 451
Immerse2Learn 157
National Coalition of Certification Centers (NC3) 33
SolidProfessor 24
Total Machining Credentials Earned 834
Additional Nationally Recognized Credentials Earned Number of Credentials Earned
Renishaw Ballbar Training Program 5
FlowMaster Programming & Waterjet Operations 24
American Red Cross CPR/AED and First Aid 4
Amada FOM2 8
OSHA: Outreach Training Program 14
 Total Credentials Earned 55

All credentials are earned within one 16-week semester, with some of our top students earning up to 14 credentials in one semester. All credentials are nationally recognized, portable, and stackable, which means students have the option of attending multiple semesters at Workshops for Warriors to earn even more advanced credentials.