American Welding Society
The American Welding Society has had an active chapter at Columbus Technical College since 1971. The Welding and Joining Technology Department coordinates the activities in this organization. Its purpose is to provide reliable, updated information on the technology of welding as well as to promote community involvement, instill character, and develop well-rounded individuals. Membership in the American Welding Society is open to students in the Welding and Joining Technology program.