Degrees and Certifications:

Associates of Art Degree, Wentworth Military Academy and Junior College AWS Certified Welder AWS CWI Certified Welding Inspector AWS SENSE Level 1 Instructor; CWE Certified Welding Educator Forklift Instructor OSHA 10 Instructor

Darin Newman

My name is Darin Newman and  I have been working in the field of welding since graduating from high school. I attended the welding program here at the Dallas County Technical Center for two years as a Junior and Senior in high school. I also spent seven years in the US Army reserve in the maintenance department. I have an Associates of Arts Degree from Wentworth Military Academy, along with welding certifications from the American Welding Society such as: Certified Welding Inspector, Certified Welding Educator, and Certified Welder. I have been teaching here at the Technical Center for fourteen years.

  • 2 years vocational training in welding at the Dallas County Technical Center.   
  • 7 years U.S. Army reserve mechanic/welder.
  • Missouri State certified welding instructor.
  • Associate of Arts Degree.
  • American Welding Society Welding Educator.
  • American Welding Society Certified Welding Inspector .
  • 14 years teaching at the Dallas County Technical Center.
  • 30 years welding experience.