The CWBi Welding Inspector – Level 1 course provides World-class teaching and knowledge from our CWB instructors and covers the following topics:
Welding Health & Safety
Basic Joints, Blueprint Reading
Symbols for Welding
Welding Processes & Equipment
Electrodes and Consumables
Basic Metallurgy and Material Specifications
Weld Faults and Causes
Basic Inspection Technology
Codes and Standards
Functions of the Inspector
Techniques of Visual Inspection
Upon successful completion of the course the participant will receive a Certificate of Attendance and an Examination Transcript. Successful completion of this course and its associated CWBi Module examinations will exempt you from the “closed book” theory examination of the Level 1 Welding Inspector certification examinations. Please note that all certification exams must be completed within 1 year of application). The opportunity to write the CSA W178.2 examinations1 is available - application forms (Forms 450 & 455) must be submitted to the CWB prior to the course start date in order to be eligible to write the certification examinations.
Learning material required
The following material is not included in the course fee:
CWB Modules: 1, 2, 3, 4, 6, 8, 10, 11, 13, 15, 16
Note: The above items can be purchased online at time of registration
There are no pre-requisites for this course, however pre-requisites do exist for those who what to write the associated CSA W178.2 examination1.
1 Please note: CSA Standard W178.2 requires candidates to have at least 1 year of welding experience or the successful completion of a recognized training course.