This course covers the requirements of ASME Section IX related to the qualification of the welders, welding operators, brazers, and brazing operators, and the procedures employed in welding or brazing. This course should be attended by welding engineers, quality assurance personnel, auditors, testing laboratory personnel, maintenance personnel and jurisdictional inspection personnel. Anyone involved in qualifying welders, brazers and operators or others involved in writing and qualifying welding and brazing procedure specifications are welcome.
What you will learn
The participants will learn how to achieve effective compliance with ASME Section IX requirements; review welding processes/variables and basic welding metallurgy. Emphasis will be placed on writing and qualifying welding procedure. Upon completion of this course, you will be able to: interpret, understand and comply with ASME Section IX.
- Review of welding processes and common variables
- Basic welding metallurgy
- Filler metal specifications
- Selecting and preparing the tests coupon
- Welding procedure qualification
- Practical session writing the welding procedure specification
- Welder and welding operator qualifications
- Retest and renewal of qualification
- Supplementary procedure qualification
The examination and certification process is directly related to qualification system. In case when the training is performed in accordance with EN473 / ISO 9712 the certificate can be issued by independent European certification body ATG CERT.
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