What is AWI quality Certification program?

AWI’s Quality Certification Program gives a stamp of approval to professionals in the woodworking industry, ensuring their skills and abilities to clients. Clients rely on QCP professionals to deliver better design options and quality projects, relying on industry-wide knowledge and expertise.

How do I get an AWI certification?

Five Steps to QCP Licensing

  1. Apply. To complete the application online, Apply for Licensing here.
  2. Take the Test.
  3. Submit 10 Trade References.
  4. Complete Sample Shop Drawings.
  5. Licensing Inspection.

How much does it cost to be AWI Certified?

Project, License, and Participation Fees

Fee Type AWI Manufacturing Member All Others
License Application $2,000.00 $3,500.00
Annual Participation $1,250.00 $2,650.00
Project 1/2 percent of the total woodwork contract
Project, Minimal Fee $500.00

Who is AWI?

The Architectural Woodwork Institute or AWI is a professional trade association that was founded in 1954 in Chicago, IL. It was preceded by the Millwork Cost Bureau, founded in 1914. AWI was part of the organization’s program, providing estimates for millwork companies.

What is architectural woodworking?

Architectural woodworking is a creative process involving the design and build, often by hand, of beautiful structures such as staircases, trims, and ornate moldings.

How big is AWI?

With $937 million in revenue in 2020, AWI has approximately 2,800 employees and a manufacturing network of 15 facilities, plus six facilities dedicated to its WAVE joint venture.

What does AWI CH mean?

Association of Workplace Investigators Certificate Holder
Students who achieve passing scores on each assessment receive a certificate and the ability to use the certificate designation of AWI-CH, Association of Workplace Investigators Certificate Holder.

What is Wi certification?

Firms that are licensed by WI have been tested on their knowledge of the standards, and have had multiple projects inspected for both fabrication and installation by WI personnel.

What does AWI-CH mean?

Is the Animal Welfare Institute good?

The Animal Welfare Institute is committed to using our donors’ contributions for the direct benefit of animals. Because of our fiscal responsibility and transparency, AWI has been awarded an A+ rating by CharityWatch and a 4-star rating by Charity Navigator.

What has Animal Welfare Institute accomplished?

We have helped win passage of the most significant animal protection laws in the country, including the Animal Welfare Act, the Endangered Species Act, the Humane Slaughter Act, the Marine Mammal Protection Act, and more than a dozen others.

Is flooring considered architectural?

You might find an architectural finish on the walls, ceilings, floors, columns, windows and doors of a building. They can be applied to nearly any exposed surface inside or outside of a building. Some of the materials you could see on an architectural finish include: Wood.

How does the AWI quality certification program work?

AWI’s Quality Certification Program (QCP) uses these woodwork industry standards, as well as the updates that AWI has made to these standards in line with the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), to establish expectations and quality assurance tools for industries and professionals associated with interior architectural woodwork projects.

When is ASQ certified as a Quality Auditor?

In 2019, ASQ’s Certified Quality Auditor (CQA) certification program achieved accreditation through the National Commission for Certifying Agencies (NCCA). Subsequently in 2020, ASQ’s Certified Quality Engineer (CQE), and Certified Six Sigma Black Belt (CSSBB) certification programs also achieved accreditation through NCCA.

How long has team awisco been in business?

Team AWISCO is committed to you, our valued customer. We have been in business since February 1952 and we are proud to be serving the tristate area for nearly 70 years. As we enter 2021, we want to share our vision and commitment moving forward in this new year:

When do I need to renew my AWI QCP?

Retain competitive advantage, maintain industry-leading quality, contribute to strategic goals in 2021, Renew before December 31st 2020 to avoid late fees.