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Welding Inspection - Level III

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The Welding Inspection Level III course is designed to provide comprehensive training and qualification for experienced Welding Inspection personnel, including Technicians, Inspectors, and Engineers who are involved in advanced inspection activities, such as supervision, auditing, and failure analysis.

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Welding Inspection - Level III

The Welding Inspection Level III course is designed to provide comprehensive training and qualification for experienced Welding Inspection personnel, including Technicians, Inspectors, and Engineers who are involved in advanced inspection activities, such as supervision, auditing, and failure analysis. This course builds upon the knowledge and skills gained at Levels I and II and satisfies the formal training requirements of PCN (GEN) for those seeking to obtain higher-level Welding Inspector qualifications.

Course Content:

The Welding Inspection Level III course covers an extensive range of advanced topics that further enhance the understanding and expertise of welding inspection professionals. The course content includes:

  • Joints, Welds, and Terminology: Comprehensive understanding of various joint types, weld configurations, and associated terminology.
  • The Role of the Welding Inspector Level III: Detailed examination of the responsibilities and duties of a Welding Inspector at an advanced level.
  • Quality Assurance, Quality Control, and Inspection Requirements: In-depth knowledge of quality assurance and control principles, inspection requirements, and best practices.
  • Reporting: Advanced techniques for reporting inspection results, including effective communication of findings and recommendations.
  • Codes and Standards: Comprehensive understanding of relevant welding codes and industry standards.
  • Welding Procedures: Detailed examination of welding procedure specifications (WPS) and their influence on inspection.
  • Communication in Welding: Effective communication strategies and documentation in the field of welding inspection.
  • Welding Symbols: Advanced interpretation of welding symbols and their application to engineering drawings.
  • Welding Processes: In-depth knowledge of various welding processes, their characteristics, and application considerations.
  • Welding Consumables: Comprehensive understanding of welding consumables, their selection, and their impact on weld quality.
  • Equipment for Welding Inspection: Advanced knowledge of inspection equipment, its calibration, and usage in welding inspection.
  • Introduction to Materials, Heat Treatments, and Weldability: Examination of materials properties, heat treatments, and weldability considerations.
  • Residual Stress and Distortion: Understanding residual stress and distortion phenomena in welded structures and their impact on inspection.
  • Qualification Testing and Supervision: Advanced understanding of qualification testing procedures and effective supervision techniques.
  • Origin of Welding Imperfections (Defects): In-depth analysis of the root causes and characteristics of welding imperfections and defects.
  • Health and Safety in Welding - RAMS: Detailed examination of health and safety considerations specific to welding operations, including risk assessment and management.
  • Supervision, Planning, Organization: Advanced techniques for supervising welding operations, planning inspections, and organizing resources effectively.
  • Auditing: Principles and practices of auditing welding processes and inspection activities.
  • Failure of Welded Products: Comprehensive understanding of the causes and analysis of failures in welded products.

Responsibilities of Certified Level III:

  • Upon certification as a Welding Inspection Level III, individuals will possess the following responsibilities and knowledge:
  • Mastery of welding terminology and definitions related to visual inspection.
  • Expertise in assessing various welded joints for features and imperfections.
  • Ability to identify weld features and characteristics associated with arc welds.
  • Application of acceptance criteria for welding imperfections and accurate evaluation of weld quality.
  • Production of comprehensive weld inspection reports with appropriate details.
  • Extensive knowledge of different welding processes and their features.
  • Familiarity with typical welding documents that support effective visual inspection.
  • Understanding the content and influence of Welding Procedure Specifications (WPS) on inspection.

Training & Exam Duration:

  • The Welding Inspection Level III course includes intensive training sessions over 4 days, followed by a 1-day examination. The exact duration of the training may vary depending on individual experience and prior qualifications. Please contact us for more details on the specific training and examination schedule.
  • Note: The description has been revised based on the provided content and requirements. However, please note that specific details such as training duration and examination requirements may vary based on the organization or certification body.

About this institute

Institute Name : WENS Technical & Occupational Skills Training LLC.

Language : English

Charge : Paid

Location : Dubai

Mode : Online

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WENS Technical & Occupational Skills Training LLC is a leading provider of training and certification in the field of Non-Destructive Testing (NDT). Established in Dubai, UAE in 2014, we are an approved institution by the Knowledge and Human Development Authority (KHDA) and offer NDT Level I, II, and III training services in line with the PCN Scheme and ISO 9712.

Our Certification Body, the British Institute of Non-destructive Testing (BINDT), is accredited by the United Kingdom Accreditation Services (UKAS). As an Authorized Training Organization (ATO) and Authorized Qualification Body (AQB), we conduct PCN Level 1, 2, and 3 NDT Certification programs.

Furthermore, we hold certification from URS for operating a Quality Management System that complies with ISO 9001:2015, ensuring the provision of quality training and examination of NDT Personnel.

In addition to our NDT training, we also offer a Radiation Safety Training course that fulfills the requirements set forth by esteemed authorities such as the Federal Authority for Nuclear Regulations (FANR - REG - 24), RG 006, RG 007, International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA - SSG46), and Pub 20.

At WENS, we are committed to delivering comprehensive and high-quality training services. Our expert instructors and state-of-the-art facilities provide a conducive learning environment to help individuals gain essential NDT skills and knowledge.

Choose WENS Technical & Occupational Skills Training LLC for excellence in NDT training and certification. Join us to unlock your potential and embark on a rewarding career journey in the field of Non-Destructive Testing

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