Firefly Welding’s Operation’s Director is a qualified weld inspector, to CSWIP 3.1 level.
The Certification Scheme for Weldment Inspection Personnel (CSWIP) certification scheme is UKAS-accredited to ISO/IEC 17024, the international standard for personnel certification.
The CSWIP 3.1 certificate supports compliance with customer requirements, standards and regulations, and provides assurance to clients that our personnel are competent and can deliver the job role.
The CSWIP 3.1 Welding Inspector Course is delivered by the Welding Institute (TWI) and is designed for inspection engineers and supervisory staff.
The course teaches the duties and responsibilities of a welding inspector including fusion welding processes, typical weld defects, types of steel, the hardening of steels, weldability, heat treatment and parent metal defects.
The programme also includes visual inspection, the testing of parent metals and welds, and destructive and non-destructive test techniques.
Welder and procedure approval, codes and standards, and an outline of safe working practices is also covered on the course.