CSWIP 3.1 Preparation Training

CSWIP 3.1 Course is ideal for inspectors requiring preparation for Welding Inspector. The duties and responsibilities of a welding inspector are:

  • Fusion welding processes
  • Typical weld defects
  • Types of steel
  • Carbon-manganese, low alloy and stainless steels
  • Hardening of steels
  • Weldability
  • Heat treatment
  • Parent metal defects
  • Visual inspection
  • Testing parent metals and welds
  • Destructive tests
  • NDT techniques
  • Welder and procedure approval
  • Codes and standards
  • Outline of safe working practices
  • Practice in examination questions
  • Continuous and end-of-course assessment

The prime objective of joining this CSWIP 3.1 Training Program is to understand the factors influencing the quality of fusion welds in steels. It helps the inspectors to recognize characteristics of commonly used welding processes in relation to quality control. The welding inspector will be responsible for interpreting drawing instructions and symbols to ensure that specifications are met.