Practical Training of International Welders
The practical training of welders as “International Welder” in the GSI is based on the guidelines of the International Institute of Welding (IIW) and on the German system of DVS (German Welding Society). It comprises the practical training and theoretical education of welders with examinations and certification according to EN ISO 9606.
The practical training of the participants aims at welding of trial and test pieces as well as the teaching of knowledge of the processes, the material behavior and the relevant standards and safety regulations. The practical training provides the participant with the comprehensive capabilities required for the practical work in manufacture or assembly.
International Welders Qualification
The international standards EN ISO 9606 provide a system for testing the skills of welders for defined scopes of validity. They serve for assuring the quality of a defined activity.
The IIW guidelines offer a combination of comprehensive, theoretical education and practical training supplemented by examinations and tests including welder qualification.