CSA W47.1

Intro to Weld Test Centre Services

Welcome to the Gauntlet

Or as we like to call it, the Weld Test Centre

It’s here that our top-rated educators help the next generation of Canadian structural welders obtain their certifications and assist current welders in furthering their career.

Our Weld Test Centres in Winnipeg and Brandon provide testing for CWB Qualification and the Structural Component for Red Seal certification (CSA W47.1, W47.2 and AWS).

Upon successful completion, you will qualify for the coveted Welder Qualification Card that’s issued exclusively by the Canadian Welding Bureau. After obtaining it on your behalf, our Weld Test Centre staff will forward the card and necessary information to you so you can either begin your new career as a qualified welder, or advance in your career as one.

In addition, our Weld Test Centres are able offer you the following:

  • CWB Procedure Qualification
  • Company Welder Qualifications
  • Z662 Mechanical Testing
  • Training for structural (CWB – CSA/AWS) & Pressure Testing (ASME)
  • Practice for Structural & Pressure welding testing
  • Pressure Test Assemblies
  • AWS Mechanical Testing

Getting Your Red Seal

Red Seal Trade

Red Seal Welding

For those looking to obtain the industry’s most prestigious title, we offer access to the proverbial red carpet and can help you navigate the process and simplify, what for many, can seem like a daunting task.

For those who will begin the testing process, our Weld Test Centres in both Brandon and Winnipeg offer practice and training opportunities. We have a wide range of options available for those interested in further advancement of their education, or those simply wanting some private time to practice honing their technique.

Weld Procedure

Final Cap

Contact the Weld Test Centre to schedule your time and ask about all the practice and training options available.

For companies that are interested in investing in training their crews, our Weld Test Centres in Brandon and Winnipeg, offer group courses for GMAW, GTAW, SMAW, and FCAW welding processes. If you’re a company that’s committed to offering the highest quality product from the best trained welders in the industry, these courses might be for you. In addition to the many benefits your customers will receive, you’ll also notice significantly lower employee turn over, be able to mitigate quality and performance issues, and limit the amount of warranty repairs required. In the end, it is an investment that will pay for itself.

Contact our Weld Test Centres today to learn more about how we can help you start or further your career as an industry qualified welder.

Until next week,

Bonnie