The Basics of the CWI Exam – A Breakdown
The CWI exam is split into three parts: a fundamentals portion, a practical application portion, and a code application portion. These sections are labeled Part A, B, and C, respectively, and you are given two hours to complete each of these sections. Each section is scored separately, and a score of 72% or higher is required for each section in order to pass the exam and earn a CWI credential.
CM CERTIFICATION MANUAL FOR WELDING INSPECTORS (AWS CM)
Self-study to prepare for AWS welding inspector exams. An excellent reference and introduction for those studying for the CWI examination. An updated version of the bestseller used by thousands of CWI candidates since 1977, now with a sleeker style and improved readability. Veteran editor Eugene Hornberger, an SCWI, has taught the AWS exam preparatory seminar for years. He has packed this latest edition with a wealth of insights. Chapters cover the welding inspector’s responsibilities standards joint geometry and terminology symbols, weldability destructive testing procedure and welder qualification welding, brazing, and cutting processes discontinuities NDE and inspector reports. Each chapter concludes with a self-administered test similar in content and style to the actual CWI exam questions. Features a contemporary layout that includes tip boxes. This book has been invaluable to literally thousands of CWI applicants who studied on their own for the AWS CWI exam and to prepare for AWS welding inspector exams. ISBN 0-87171-626-7
D1.1/D1.1M:2015 STRUCTURAL WELDING CODE
For everyone involved in any phase of welding steel structures – engineers, detailers, fabricators, erectors, inspectors, etc. – the new D1.1 spells out the requirements for design, procedures, qualification, fabrication, inspection, and repair of pipe, plate, and structural shapes that are subject to either static or cyclical stresses. U.S. Customary and SI units of measurement.
This code covers the welding requirements for any type of welded structure made from the commonly used carbon and low-alloy constructional steels. Clauses 1 through 8 constitute a body of rules for the regulation of welding in steel construction. There are eight normative and twelve informative annexes in this code.
WIT-T:2008 WELDING INSPECTION TECHNOLOGY
This publication deals broadly with Welding Inspection Technology and Certification. The welding inspector must have a wide range of knowledge and skills, because it involves more than simply looking at welds. Consequently, this course is specifically designed to provide both experienced and novice welding inspectors a basic background in the more critical job aspects. ISBN: 978-0-87171-579-1
CCRM:2015 – D1.1 CODE CLINIC
Official textbook for CWI preparatory seminar. Helps CWI candidates prepare for the open-book portion of the CWI examination, which tests ability to navigate through a code and find correct answers within a specified time.
AWS Education Services publishes the AWS Code Clinic Workbook to guide and assist quality professionals – inspectors, supervisors, etc. – and quality-conscious engineers and managers in reading, understanding, and learning to apply industrial codes such as the Structural Welding Code—Steel. AWS D1.1: 2015 covers the welding requirements for any type of welded structure made from the commonly used carbon and low-alloy steels.
Includes practice questions similar to the exam questions, and the answers.
B1.11M/B1.11:2015 GUIDE FOR THE VISUAL EXAMINATION OF WELDS
Provides guidance on visual examination of welds, including sections on prerequisites, fundamentals, surface conditions, and equipment. Sketches and color photographs illustrate common weld discontinuities. 42 pages, 3 annexes, 48
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VIW-M:2008VISUAL INSPECTION WORKSHOP REFERENCE MANUAL
Visual Inspection Workshop Reference Manual Official textbook for CWI preparatory seminar. Helps CWI candidates prepare for the hands-on portion of the CWI examination. Includes test questions similar to exam questions, and the answers. ISBN 0-87171-740-9 (HISTORICAL- PHOTOCOPY) Please see AWS VIW-M:2008 for new revision.