CWI Seminar Information
No matter which form of instruction a student selects, the only thing required is a desire to learn. Our training programs are designed to build confidence and thoroughly prepare students for the American Welding Society Certified Welding Inspector examination. We offer instruction in multiple formats for people who desire to become an AWS CWI. We offer instruction during the weekends and weeknights to better assist people who work full time jobs. Additionally, we can also accommodate students who miss class sessions by allowing them to attend other sessions which are ongoing to maintain the pace of completing the program.
Formal Seminars (96 Hours)
Weekend and Weeknight Hybrid Training Seminars (56 Hours)
Private/Small Group Instruction
Our seminars are structured to have a maximum enrollment of 20 students, which provides a low student-instructor ratio. We feel the advantage of this type of classroom environment is a better opportunity for students to progress through the curriculum and interact with the instructor. Our seminars are designed to build confidence and thoroughly prepare students for the AWS CWI examination. We have the most personal, interactive and comprehensive instruction within our area.
Formal Training Option: Our 12-day; 96-hour seminars are structured to have a maximum enrollment of 20 students, which provides a low student-instructor ratio. We feel the advantage of this type of classroom environment is a better opportunity for students to progress through the curriculum and interact with the instructor. Our seminars are designed to build confidence and thoroughly prepare students for the AWS CWI examination. At 96 hours, we have the longest formal course of instruction within our area.
Hybrid Training Option: Our hybrid training option covers an extensive curriculum. This style of training combines classroom sessions with available assistance from the instructor while away from class. This option is set up to be completed within a 2-month period with 56 hours of instruction.
Small Group/Private Option: This option is designed for individuals or small groups. This program covers the same curriculum as our formal seminars and is a good option for companies who need CWIs in house.
Custom Training Option: Our custom training option allows students to customize the type of training they need. This training option is offered specifically for people who desire further instruction on certain aspects of the CWI examination. The customized training option may be used to provide further instruction on the AWS CWI Part-A, Part-B, Part-C, NDT or anything else the student desires within the scope of the AWS CWI curriculum—just let us know what you need and we will be able to help.
Here’s what you get:
1-Year Paid AWS Membership
API 1104 or AWS D1.1 Code Book (depending on student’s choice)
CWI Part-A Fundamentals Training Manual
CWI Part-B Training Manual
CWI Part-C Training Manual
Free Inspection Tool and Weld Specimen Rental
Practice Quizzes for Each Chapter Covered
Simulated Final Exams for all Three Sections of the AWS CWI Examination
Notebook, 2 Pens/2 Pencils and Calculator
Private, Small Group, Part-B and Custom Training Option—Tuition and costs are dependent on services needed.