Diploma - Materials and Their Behaviour (Foundation)
Course Details:
Certification/Awarding bodies: IIW/EWF
Starting: 29 October 2018
Ending: 02 November 2018
Location: United Kingdom
Venue: Cambridge
Course only:
£ 1,549.00 + VAT

Suitable for:
  • Welding co-ordinators (ISO 14731)
  • Other specialists interested in welding metallurgy

Course Content:

Three levels available provide personnel with the knowledge to join a range of materials and methods of avoiding problems. Modules include materials science, technology and an understanding of the characteristics and weldability of different materials, ranging from steels to non-ferrous materials. Also, cracking phenomenons are presented together with methods to avoid them.

Certification/Awarding Body:

Course Objectives:
  • To understand features, benefits and application of various welding and joining methods
  • To understand behaviour of materials and their response to welding and joining methods
  • To appreciate design requirements and their implications and understand why products fail and how it may be avoided
  • To understand quality assurance/quality control requirement in fabrication
  • To gain the breath of knowledge required to succeed in the appropriate EWF/IIW examinations

Additional Information:

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There are various routes for obtaining the qualifications of Welding Specialist, Welding Technologist or Welding Engineer. The first step is to forward a C.V. for assessment.