Certified Welding Inspector (CWI) Prep Course and Exam
WTTI offers comprehensive training courses that prepare you to pass qualification exams for becoming an AWS Certified Weld Inspector (CWI)/Certified Welding Educator (CWE).
The CWI/CWE preparation course is an intensive preparation course that runs for one week, for a total of 40 instructional hours and can be taught at our facility or yours.
This prep course has four session options. Learn more about session options on the CWI/CWE Prep Course Registration page.
The week includes:
- Three days of theory on welding inspection technology
- One day of code clinic to teach you how to efficiently navigate through AWS D1.1 code book and correctly interpret specifying documents
- One day workshop offering hands-on instruction in visual inspection and non-destructive testing
Our course instructors include AWS Senior and Certified Weld Inspectors (SCWI and CWIs) who each have over 35 years experience in welding inspection and have also been involved teaching the CWI test preparation courses for at least 30 years.
WTTI is an AWS commissioned exam site. The test can be administered on an individual or a group basis.
WTTI can also schedule a date for those who must take their nine year renewal exam.
Call us in advance to schedule an appointment for taking the AWS CWI exam at our facility, then submit your test application to AWS for acceptance (typically received within six weeks). Follow this link to request CWI/CWE Prep Course Seminar Information.