Welding Resources:

Our list of welding resources is growing. We hope to provide our visitors with a list that is both useful and reliable. Although we may provide links to non-local sites, we intend to provide links to local sites if possible. Please feel free to email us with any link suggestions.

Education Resources:
The American Welding Society (AWS) was founded in 1919 as a multifaceted, nonprofit organization with a goal to advance the science, technology and application of welding and related joining disciplines. (taken from their website)
Las Positas College in Livermore, CA has an outstanding welding technology program.  Completion of the certificate/AS degree requirements prepares students to take the welding certification tests.
Welding tips and tricks is a great site to gain information on welding. Jody has over 30 years experience welding and offers his knowledge in nicely made videos and articles.
Welder is a site that has a few tips on buying your first welding machine.  It explains the different welding processes and helps you decide what welding process may be appropriate for a particular job.

Shopping Resources:
Cyberweld is an online supplier of all things welding related.  They have great prices and provide free shipping on orders over $25.  We’ve purchased most of our equipment this year from Cyberweld.
Welding Mart sells welding machines and equipment. They have very good prices and very prompt customer service. Last year we bought quite a few of our machines and plasma cutters from Welding Mart.
Miller is a leader in welding equipment.  Learn more about their products at their website.
Lincoln Electric is the world leader in the design, development and manufacture of arc welding products, robotic arc-welding systems, plasma and oxyfuel cutting equipment.

Safety Resources:
The Occupational Health and Safety Administration is part of the United States Department of Labor.  Visit their site for information regarding worker safety.
Cal/OSHA is California’s Division of Occupational Health and Safety.