2011-09-15 / Local & State

Awarded Welding Certification

Ethan Decker, son of Russel and Tammy Decker, a welding student and recent Fulton County Area Vocational technical School (AVTS) graduate, has been awarded the American Welding Society (AWS) certification in the horizontal position using gas metal arc welding spray transfer. This certifies Decker in the horizontal and flat welding positions.

Ethan was a capstone coop student, working at JLG Industries during his senior year and continued his employment there after graduation. He is the second AVTS student to have been tested and awrded an AWS certification. Elisa Ramsey is the welding instructor at the Fulton County AVTS.

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