D.O.T. Welding Test:
FRIDAY MARCH 17th
Sign up Today!
Toll Free 1.800.396.6810 or 518.374.1216
MWS Offers D.O.T. Testing to
M.W.S. students and welders.
Sign up deadline is 4:30 PM Monday before the Friday of the
test, no exceptions.
The person who is taking the test can call M.W.S. to find out
information or to sign up for the test.
Test start time is 8:00 including
If you are late or miss the sign up deadline, you will be able
to take the test the next scheduled test date.
If you have failed a previous D.O.T. test, you are required
to have a letter signed by a licensed C.W.I.
stating that you have fifty hours of practice since the fail
If a letter is not presented, you must pass two weld tests
in the position failed.
These links are for your information
on test rules and regulations,
and to check pass list for passing
the D.O.T. test.
Brochure for Field Welder Qualification Process
List of Approved N.Y.S. D.O.T. Field Welders
This is the information you will need
to provide us with when you call to sign up.
Payment due day of test.
Last 4 digits SSN:___________
If you have failed a previous DOT
Yes____I have my fifty hours of additional
training and a document signed
by the school or certified welder to present to the Proctor.
No____I am required to Take and Pass,
Two Plate Tests in failed position.
Test: 8:00 Start Time including assembly.
1 Plate, 4 hour limit no break.
2 Plate 8 hour limit with a half hour break. 2 Plates in Booth
at once, 4 hour time limit no break.
DOT Test Equipment MWS Does Not Supply.
You must supply:
1. WELD SHIELD
2. SAFETY GLASSES
3. WIRE WHEEL FOR PERSONAL GRINDER
4. WIRE BRUSH
6. CHIPPING HAMMER
7. LEATHER GLOVES
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