CRAW Seminar and Exam

 CRAW AWS Certified Robotic Arc Welding

The Lincoln Electric Company is pleased to offer Certification for Robotic Arc Welding (CRAW) program for Operators and Technicians. This certification allows welding personnel employed in various welding sectors to measure themselves against standards for their occupation. It also signifies that the CRAW Operator or Technician has demonstrated the capability of working with various codes, standards, and specifications. Since proof of active practice or re-examination is required every three years, certification also signifies that the CRAW Operator or Technician is current with the welding industry.


Lincoln Electric is a host site for the American Welding Society’s (AWS) Certified Robotic Arc Welder (CRAW) seminar and examination. In the seminar you will be taught by a certified instructor how to reference AWS code and prepare for the CRAW exam. (Proctored by an AWS Certified Weld Inspector).

Seminar is limited to 8 attendees. You can register for the seminar and exam through Lincoln Electric Automation Division.


Contact Lincoln Electric Automation Division and download CRAW packet from

Please Note: Detailed work history must be completed before testing. Not a Résumé.

Lincoln Electric CRAW Prep Course

This course offered by the Lincoln Electric Automation Division gives you an extra 2 days of low cost preparation for the AWS CRAW exam. Included in the program are demonstrations/discussions of the various welding processes, a discussion and review of AWS D16.1-4, and an overview of practice questions. It is offered the day before the exam.



CRAW Prep Course and Exam 




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