CSA Welding Standards. • Qualifying welders & procedures. • CSA W “ Certification of Companies for the fusion welding of steel”. • CSA W “ Certification. They also sent us their company standard which referred me to the CSA W59 and W I can’t tell if they recognize my CWI or if we need to. In the CSA Standards, W59 covers similar subjects and W The CSA W Standard is administered by the Canadian Welding Bureau, which is.

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Although this course is designed for welding supervisors who want to increase their knowledge of managing a w74.1 welding shop, it is also of inte. In addition each Welding Supervisor is given a brief verbal examination on the following subjects:.

From time to time, a CWB Group representative will visit each company to complete an audit report and provide assistance. Each Welding Supervisor must have welding related experience and complete written examinations on w47.1 symbols, weld faults, quality control and inspection methods and the following standard s:. Examinations are normally held in each of the CWB Group’s regional offices.

Lots of luck, we tried that for our projects going into Canada and they wouldn’t waiver. San Francisco – Section If the educational requirements of the applicable standard have not been met, additional courses may be required.

You will most likely have to requalify as a welder and requalify your WPSs. Each company must employ an adequate number of Welding Supervisors to control its welding w477.1. Florida West Coast – Section Not logged in American Welding Society Forum.

Best regards – Al. Skip to main content. Colorado – Section The major hurdle is the requirement for the independent witness provided by the CWB.

Each new company receives a “Certification Binder” which contains all of the necessary materials to complete the certification process. Yea it is expensive, and I had to have my Inspectors take the supervisors exams and qualify because the supervisors wouldn’t be able to cut it. As noted, it may not be a simple matter of getting the welder certified.


Puget Sound Olympic – Section The telephone number for CWB is I just got my shop certified CWB, one big issue is that you will need a “Welding Engineer” to sign off on the procedures.

CSA W47.1 Fusion Welding of Steel Company Certification

Form Application for Certification Multi Plants. I hope you had all the children you want, because when the CWB gets done with you, you’ll be a eunuch.

Oh and the standards being called out is for W59 and W You pay CWB to come in and monitor your testing of welders in each position and process. If such compliance to CSA W The qualification examinations on welding symbols, weld faults and quality control and inspection methods may be waived if the Welding Supervisor holds a diploma from a recognized course in welding fundamentals or weld quality control and inspection.

Based on the type of work to be undertaken a company may be certified for Fusion Welding of Steel in one csx three Divisions. Probably because nobody else wants to go through the trouble of getting w471. No sca CWI is not recognized, but gives Credit for it in the exam process.

CSA W47.1 Definition

If compliance to CSA W Welding Inspector – Study Guides. Must pass the lesser to move up. By Solluz Date It would be very expensive to certify our company, and we sent a variance to the customer it see if we can use our AWS standards. Nevada – Section Each company must prepare and submit to the CWB Group for acceptance, a detailed set of welding procedures consisting of:. Once all of the above are completed and all other items such as electrode storage facilities shop and fieldgeneral appearance of welding, etc.


An interview will be conducted to review the material submitted and discuss the engineer’s experience and educational background. Nebraska – Section Arizona – Section To meet that hurdle the designer must be “certified” to CWB requirements. We do have an engineer that could qualify to be certified under CWB and I found out dsa my CWI does hold some credit but I’d have to test to be CWB certified, and it would be easier for me to be labled the weld supervisor.

If any of you out there have ever run into this I would appreciate any help you could offer.

North Florida – Section All welders, welding operators and tack welders employed by the company must be tested for the processes and positions of welding which they use in production. The forms are used to designate and list personnel and to document the welding related experience of the welding supervisors and engineers. By Bill M Date Powered by mwForum 2.

CSA W Fusion Welding of Steel Company Certification | CWB Group

Marc Stone cssa no longer with the CWB, went private industry. I can’t tell if they recognize my CWI or if we need w74.1 retest or what the h3ll is going on. What did your original contract docs specify? Permission is also granted to use the CWB Group registered trademark on the company’s letterhead and promotional material.

We called the company up and sure enough it’s for a job in Canada. Fabricators and erectors responsible for welding structures fabricated or erected under this standard shall be certified by the Canadian Welding Bureau to the requirements of CSA W But again, Thank you, Scott.