QA/QC personnel, welding inspectors, welding engineers, welding co-ordinators, surveyors, third parties.
Codes and standards; ASME IX introduction; ASME IX; QG - General; heat input; essential variables; non-essential variables; supplementary essential variables; mechanical properties; destructive testing and NDE; formulating welding procedures; QW procedure and WPS; training exercise WPS and PQR; welder qualification; welding performance and welders.
Attendees will be able:
- To demonstrate that they can navigate through ASME IX
- To understand how a welding procedure is compiled against ASME IX and assessed for compliance to that standard/code
TWI will provide the code for the course and examination. However, this will remain the property of TWI.
Requirements prior to taking a certification test:
Job responsibilities and experience criteria for examination eligibility as given below are strictly adhered to and enforced.
Candidates must have the following as a minimum:
- Hold a current valid Senior Welding Inspector or International equivalent OR
- Certified Welding Inspector (3.1) with two years relevant verified work experience or International equivalent OR
- An HNC in Welding Fabrication OR
- Been working in a quality control function related to welding activities with five years verified working experience - this could relate to a CSWIP 3.1 holder