CSWIP Certification of Personnel Reviewing Welding Procedures to ASME IX
Course Details:
Certification/Awarding bodies: CSWIP
Starting: 12 November 2018
Ending: 16 November 2018
Location: Canada
Venue: Calgary
Course + Exam package:
CAD 2,000.00 + GST
Course only:
CAD 1,600.00 + GST
Exam only:
CAD 400.00 + GST

Suitable for:
QA/QC personnel, welding inspectors, welding engineers, welding co-ordinators, surveyors, third parties.

Course Content:
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.

Certification/Awarding Body:

Course Objectives:
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

Additional Information:
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