More than 35,000 welding inspectors worldwide are certified by AWS. In India, a qualified candidate can take an exam for become an AWS Certified Welding Inspector (CWI) by taking an examination at an authorized international agent. The examination is given in three parts. There is a written test in welding fundamentals, a practical exam utilizing inspection tools to work with weld specimens, and an open-book written exam on applying your choice of seven welding code books.

Certified Welding Inspector (CWI) examinations are conducted in India by:

BETZ Engineering & Technology Zone
49-Vellalar Street
Near St Thomas Mount Railway Station
Chennai, India 600088
Telephone: 91-44-65364123/22441234
Fax Number: 91-44-22441234
Email: betzzone@vsnl.net
Website: www.welding-certification.com
Contacts: RG.Ganesan Head-Inspection Services. 9840175179, rg_ganesan@yahoo.com
CM.Selvaraj HR & Marketing, 9884021740, cm_selva@yahoo.com

CUTECH Solutions India Pvt. Ltd.
#152 (SP), Tap Turbo Park 2nd Floor, 4th Lane, First Main Road
Ambattur Industrial Estate, 21st Phase
Chennai - 58, Tamilnadu, India
Telephone: 044-43023170
Fax Number: +91 8870557699
Contacts: Mr. Porgovan, Mr. Murugan
Email: enquiry@cutechgroup.com
Website: www.cutechgroup.com

Eurotech Assessment and Certification Services Pvt Ltd.
#4FCS-67 4th Floor , Ansal Plaza Sector-1 Vaishali Ghaziabad,
Delhi NCR, 201010, INDIA
Telephone: (91)120-3838500-09, 91-9871231133
Contact: Nidesh Khatri
Email: n.khatri@eurotechworld.net, c.khatri@eurotechworld.net
Website: www.eurotechworld.net

Industrial Quality Concepts
IQC Training & Services, Pte, Ltd
40 ECR, Shivani 1
Thiruvanmiyur, near RTO
Chennai 600041 India
Telephone: 91-44-42158714/42158715/24451009
Fax Number: 91-44-5215-8715
Email: iqcadmn@gmail.com or iqc@iqcgroup.com
Contacts: Sundaram Baskaran, Shyam Baskaran

Intertek India Pvt. Ltd.
E-20, Block B1,
Mohan Co-operative Industrial Estate,
Mathura Road, New Delhi 110044
Contact: KK Gupta
Mobile: 093 1041 2823
Telephone: +91 11 4159 5447
Email: kamal.gupta@intertek.com
Website: www.intertek.com

Manufacturing or fabrication facilities can be certified by AWS. Please contact:

Emil Pagoaga
(800) 443-9353 ext 448

List of current AWS Certified Welding Fabricators in India:

Online training and certification as an AWS Certified Welding Sales Representative can be taken via the Internet at http://awo.aws.org