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CSWIP 3.1 - Welding Inspector Theory Refresher

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Are you looking to enhance your knowledge of welding inspection? Our Welding Inspection Fundamentals eLearning course is designed to provide you with a solid foundation in welding inspection principles.

What will I learn

Course Description:

Are you looking to enhance your knowledge of welding inspection? Our Welding Inspection Fundamentals eLearning course is designed to provide you with a solid foundation in welding inspection principles.

Course Highlights:

  • CPD Credits: Earn 10 Continuing Professional Development (CPD) credit hours by completing this course.
  • Flexible Learning: Our eLearning platform allows you to study at your own pace. Track your progress, focus on areas where you need improvement, and revisit topics within a 60-day timeframe.
  • Interactive Assessments: Assess your knowledge with module-end assessments. If you don't pass initially, you can attempt them again.
  • Comprehensive Modules: Explore nine modules covering essential topics, including welding defects, inspector duties, weldability of steels, NDT methods, welding processes, and more.
  • In-Person Examination: Book your exam separately and attend in person at the specified venue to complete your certification.

Course Outline:

The course comprises nine modules:

  • Welding Defects: Learn about the types of welding defects and how to identify them.
  • Duties of a Welding Inspector: Understand the responsibilities of a welding inspector before, during, and after welding.
  • Weldability of Steel: Define weldability, explore steel alloy characteristics, and understand cracking mechanisms.
  • Non-Destructive Testing: Gain insights into key NDT methods that welding inspectors commonly encounter.
  • Destructive Testing: Explore destructive tests used to determine the mechanical properties and soundness of welded joints.
  • Welding Processes: Discover major arc welding processes, variables influencing them, and their pros and cons.
  • Residual Stress and Distortion: Learn about the causes of residual stress and distortion and methods to prevent them.
  • Welding Symbols: Familiarize yourself with various welding symbols used to symbolically represent weld joints.
  • Welding Inspection Assessment: Test your knowledge acquired from all Welding Inspection modules.

Entry Requirements:

  • There are no specific entry requirements for this course.


  • To obtain certification, you must book and attend an in-person examination at a designated venue. The examination format includes both closed-book and open-book questions.

System Requirements:

  • Operating System: Windows 10 and higher
  • Browser: Chrome or Edge
  • Internet Connection: A decent internet connection (5 Mb/s)

What's Next:

  • After enrolling in the Welding Inspection Fundamentals course, you will receive login details. You have 60 days from the purchase date to complete the eLearning course. Once completed, you can book your in-person examination.

Course Details:

  • Duration: 10 hours
  • Price: CA$ 900.00

Enroll in this course to build a strong foundation in welding inspection principles and earn CPD credits. Start your journey toward becoming a proficient welding inspector today!

About this institute

Institute Name : TES Canada Inc

Language : English

Charge : Paid

Location : Ban Chang, Rayong

Mode : Online

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TES CANADA was established in Alberta-Calgary, in January 2021, as TWI Associated Training Representative. TES CANADA continues the operation of TWI Canada, which was active from 2013 until Dec. 31st, 2020. TWI is the world’s largest Training organization in Welding, Welding Inspection, Plant Inspection, Advance NDT, and Painting Inspection. The trainings are supported by internationally recognized certifications including CSWIP, BGAS-CSWIP, IIW/EWF, PCN, and SNT-TC-1A, and are designed to service all major industry sectors including oil and gas, aerospace, construction, power, and automotive. TES CANADA offers a wide range of services, including Training and Examination, Consultancy and Engineering Solutions, Manufacturing Support, Welding Engineering, and Inspection Services. TES CANADA offers its services at its head office in Calgary - Alberta, where the company is based, as well as in Ontario, Quebec, and British Columbia. TES CANADA offers its services in the Americas through its subordinate partners in Brazil and the USA, which are providing the services under the full direction and management of TES CANADA. TES CANADA plans to penetrate the market of other countries of the Americas (Argentina and Mexico) shortly. TES CANADA ensures that TES CANADA professional obligations/commitments are observed by the delivery of expertise, creative and optimal solutions, and services to clients within the Americas.

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