A great opportunity for you to further your welding career 

Outsource Institute of Technology believe in the importance of remaining at the forefront of Engineering capabilities now & into the future. It is for this reason we are excited to announce that we are hosting training onsite (at our Brisbane Technology Park location) being ran by The Welding Institute (TWI).

Outsource Institute of Technology offer the AS1796 and AS2214 welding supervision tickets that are Australian specific advanced welder certifications. The Welding Institute (TWI) will be running the CSWIP course from the 17th to 27th October 2018, which is an international certification that is an advancement on our AS tickets. The TWI is able to offer the below courses to complement your welding studies.


3.0 – CSWIP Visual Welding Inspector

This 3 day course is suitable for:

  • Welders and operators
  • line inspectors and foremen who undertake visual examination of welded joints
  • quality control staff associated with welding, and
  • all staff who need basic training in welding inspection coupled with a qualification in this field.

Although there is no specific experience required, it is recommended that candidates possess a minimum of six months’ welding-related engineering experience and two years’ industrial experience.

The objectives of the course:

  • To identify various weld imperfections (defects)
  • To understand the relevant welding technology related to visual inspection
  • To understand the need for documentation in welding
  • To be aware of codes and standards related to inspection requirements
  • To carry out inspection of parent materials and consumables
  • To carry out visual inspection of welds, report on them and assess their compliance with specified acceptance criteria


3.1 – DSWIP Visual Welding Inspector

This 5-day course is suitable for experienced welding inspectors and quality control staff, especially those who are proceeding to the CSWIP Senior Welding Inspector examination. It is essential that course members have a knowledge of the subjects covered in the course Welding Inspector before joining this course.

Course Content:

  • QA and QC                        destructive testing                   heat treatments
  • welding procedures        welding dissimilar                    residual stress and distortion
  • weldability                        weld fractures                          welding symbols
  • weld repairs                     non-destructive testing          welding consumables
  • specifications                   joint design                              HSLA and quenched and tempered steels
  • arc energy heat input


  • Certified Welding Inspector for a minimum of 2 years with job responsibilities in the areas listed in 1.2.1, 1.2.2 and 1.2.3 of CSWIP document WI-6-92 OR
  • 5 years’ authenticated experience related to the duties and responsibilities listed in Clause 1.2.3, independently verified.

In either case above candidates must hold a valid CSWIP Welding Inspector certificate.

Anyone wishing to receive further information is encouraged to contact our Training and Development Specialist via email or phone 1300 136 904.



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