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All credentials earned at Workshops for Warriors are accredited by 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: 1400

Machining for Warriors Credentials Number of Credentials Earned
SolidWorks 116
Mastercam University 127
National Institute for Metalworking Skills (NIMS) 313
Immerse2Learn 104
National Coalition of Certification Centers (NC3) 33
Total Machining Credentials Earned 693
Additional Nationally Recognized Credentials Earned Number of Credentials Earned
Renishaw Ballbar Training Program 5
FlowMaster Programming & Waterjet Operations 21
American Red Cross CPR/AED and First Aid 4
Amada FOM2 8
OSHA: Outreach Training Program 14
 Total Credentials Earned 52

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.

If you have any questions regarding the number of credentials earned at Workshops for Warriors, please email our Education Coordinator Sara Lovato at