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Weld Inspection

The Weld Inspection Certificate prepares students to take the American Welding Society (AWS) Certified Welding Inspector exam. Students will understand destructive and nondestructive methods used to inspect weldments as determined by required code. To complete the CWI certification one needs a combination of 5 years welding education and experience.

Program Code: 904425
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Area of Study: Manufacturing

Program Costs & Financial Aid

Tuition: $779, Books: $765, Supplies: $500

Total Approximate Costs

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Requirements for Certificate Entry

  • Apply at
  • Enroll in classes.

What will I learn?

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  • With additional education and/or work experience, certificate holders may find other opportunities for employment as:
  • Certified Weld Inspectors.
  • State Registered Welder.
  • Certified Welder.
  • This course requires the purchase of the most current version of the AWS D1.1 Code. Please check with the NWTC Bookstore for pricing.

Industry Credentials

This certificate will prepare learners to take the AWS / Certified Weld Inspector Examination.

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