Friday, September 12, 2014

One day Welding Technology Course for Welding Professionals

One day Welding Technology Course for Welding Professionals

 About the Institute

The Indian Institute of Welding (IIW), a representative body of professional welding engineers in India, is involved in the advancement of welding science and technology within the country by disseminating development and knowledge in the field of welding and allied technology through seminars, workshops training programs etc., providing technical guidance and consultation to industries in welding, conducting associate membership examination and awarding diploma and certificates to members and publishing technical journals and periodicals in the field of welding. The IIW has been recognized as an Authorized National Body (ANB) to carry out certification programs of the International Institute of Welding.

About the Course

Welding plays a key role in every manufacturing process in a wide range of industries. To sustain in the global competition, industries are looking for enhancing the quality of their product. One of the ways of enhancing quality is by improving the practical and theoretical skill of welders. The situation today is there is a lack of quality manpower. The IIW has realized this acute problem and has encouraged its Branches to conduct courses and training programs for welding professionals like Welding Engineers, Welding Technicians, Supervisors and Welding Inspectors. As a part of this exercise, the Bangalore Branch of the IIW has decided to conduct a one day Welding Technology Course for Welding Professionals. Welding is a complex process and this Course is intended to bring about an awareness of various problems associated with welding and develop a structured approach to identify and solve the problems before they occur. The course intends to educate and refresh the knowledge of welding professionals on a number of issues such as welding technology, welding metallurgy, weldability of materials, guidelines in selection of welding process and electrodes, developments in power sources and welding safety and inspection of weld.

Focus Areas:

There will be invited lectures by eminent people from research and educational institutions and industries on

1.      Conventional and advanced welding processes
2.      Welding Technology
3.      Weldability of materials
4.      Welding power source and Welding Safety
5.      Welding Inspection

6.       Selection of electrode& Consumables
7.       Welding Discontinuities

Key Takeaways:

After undergoing training the participants will be able to:

·         Have an overview of different welding processes, their advantages and disadvantages and selection of the correct welding process.
·         Understand the different power sources and their applications.
·         Get an insight to the proper selection of the welding electrodes
·         Understand the different types of weld joints, and welding symbols.
·         Welding Inspection
·         Knowledge of different types of welding defects, their causes and how to prevent them.

Who Should Attend This Course?

Welding Engineers, Welding Supervisors, and Designers who design weldments, Welding Inspection personnel and maintenance personnel.


Faculty is drawn from Industry, with hands on experience backed with good technical knowledge, Metallurgists, Training Institutions, Equipment Manufacturers and Quality professionals from Industry.

Date and venue:

The course is scheduled to be conducted on 16th September 2014. Registration between 9AM to 9.30AM. The venue is Peenya Industries Association Gymkhana, near NTTF.

Course Fees:

The course fee is Rs.2500/- per participant.  Service tax extra as applicable, payable by  Cheque or DD, drawn in favor of “Indian Institute of Welding, Bangalore Branch”, on or before 6th Sept 2014. The course fee includes course material, coffee/tea, lunch and afternoon tea.
All participants will receive participation certificate.

For more details call  Mr. Biligiri Vasu, Chairman - IIW Bangalore branch on 09972306512 or Mr Shiva Kumar R Treasurer, IIW Bangalore Branch on 099009 29439

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