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CSWIP Welding Inspector Online Course

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The online material for the CSWIP Welding Inspector course is detailed below covers the theory element of the course.

The material will be provided after you log on this site and a tutor will be assigned to help with any questions and to assess your homeworks.

At the end of the package, those wishing to progress to examination, will complete a further 1 day practical training followed by one day examination at one of TWI's Training Centres (provided that entry requirements are met).

With the online learning material on this platform, you can work through the 30 sections of this online learning course at your own pace as you are given 60 days access with potential for extended access. 

You will be able to download the course notes, see and hear presentations, video, attempt course questions and work with an assigned tutor who will be there to support you along the way.

The course will be marked as complete once all of the sections have been completed and the homeworks have been passed, your tutor will advise of this.

On completion, there will be a further requirement for you to attend a 1 day classroom practical training followed by a 1 day examination for those qualifying.

Prior to the examination, if that is required, you will be able to go back and revise the sections in preparation for your days practical and examination, anytime during the 60 day period and this may be extended upon request.



Classroom and exam dates

Dates for the practical and exam element of this course can be found here.

What happens next?   

When you have booked your online course, you will receive an email notification with your login details. You will then have 60 days to complete your distance-learning course.

The online learning element can be purchased as a standalone product for those who require it for knowledge only. Please contact us directly for pricing at trainexam@twitraining.com

For other regions, please contact:

SOUTH EAST ASIA: inquiry@twisea.com

MIDDLE EAST: enquiries@twime.com

CENTRAL ASIA: training@twi-turkey.com

MAINLAND EUROPE: salessupport@twitraining.com

INDIA: enquiries@twiindia.com 

The package consists of 30 sections:

1. Introduction

2. What have you brought to the party

3. Duties of a welding inspector

4. Terminology

5. Imperfections

6. Plate inspection, acceptance criteria and questions

7. Weld gauge overview

8. Practical plate guide

9. Weld map exercise

10. Plate walk through

11. Homework 1

12. Weldability

13. Materials inspection

14. Residual stress and distortion

15. Welding process (video)

16. Welding processes

17. Homework 2

18. Thermal cutting

19. Heat treatments

20. Macro inspection

21. Weld symbols

22. Weld repairs

23. Destructive testing (video)

24. Destructive testing

25. Codes and standards

26. NDT (video)

27. NDT

28. Welding safety

29. Homework 3

Followed by:

30. Mock examination

In order to fully access the distance learning material, you will need the following minimum system requirements:

  • Latest version of your web browser of choice (if possible) will provide the best experience
  • Recommended internet speed: at least 0.5 Mbps 
  • Display resolution : minimum 1024x768

Ideal for use on desktops or tablets.