Welder Qualifications Testing, Welding Procedures (WPS) and Consultations

AWS D1.1 Structural Welding Code – Steel *

AWS D1.2 Structural Welding Code – Aluminum *

AWS D1.3 Structural Welding Code – Sheet Steel *

AWS D1.4 Structural Welding Code – Reinforcing Steel (Rebar)

AWS D1.5 Bridge Welding Code

AWS D1.6 Structural Welding Code – Stainless Steel *

AWS D9.1 Sheet Metal Welding Code

AWS D15.1 Railroad Welding Specification for Cars & Locomotives

AWS D17.1 Fusion Welding for Aerospace Applications

AWS D18.1 Stainless Steel Tube & Pipe Systems in Sanitary (Hygienic) Applications

AWS D18.3 Welding of Tanks, Vessels and Other Equipment in Sanitary (Hygienic) Applications

AWS B2.2 Brazing

AWS C3.4 Specification for Torch Brazing

AWS D1.8 Seismic Supplement to D1.1 Structural Code *

AMSE IX Boiler & Pressure Vessel Code

ASME B31.3 Process Piping

API 1104 Welding of Pipelines and Related Facilities

AWWA C206 Field Welding of Steel Water Pipe

 

* LABDS Certified Welder License (click here for more info)

AWS (American Welding Society), ASME (American Society of Mechanical Engineers), API (American Petroleum Institute), and AWWA (American Water Works Association) qualifications are recognized throughout the United States, Canada and Mexico.

Qualification testing is performed at our location or on-site (additional fee).

Need to get certified?

Consultations Available

We specialize in training for manufacturers and industry maintenance departments.  We provide  welder training for public municipalities, such as City of Newport Beach and City of Pasadena; governmental branches, such as the NASA, NOAA, U.S. Army, U.S. Navy and Federal Bureau of Investigation; as well as numerous private manufacturers such as Northrup Grumman and Union Pacific Railroads.

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Experienced Welders Only

Fast Track Certification Workshops

For the experienced welder who needs his qualifications without a bunch of training

D1.1 SMAW (Stick) or FCAW (Mig) 2-Day Workshop $1,050

Day 1: One 3G practice test and D1.1 3G Vertical Certification Test

Day 1: One 4G practice test and D1.1 4G Vertical Certification Test

SUMMER SALE $950

Mig – Certification Workshops

D1.3 Structural Sheet Metal 1-Day Workshop – $795

Intermediate GMAW or FCAW-S training, 3G & 3F practice testing and 3G & 3F Vertical tests (up to 8-hrs).  Additional positions or joints with up to 1-hour to practice and test for $230.  Add hollow tubing with up to 1-hour practice and test for $300.

D9.1 Sheet Metal 2-Day Workshop, Steel – $1095

Intermediate GMAW training, practice testing and D9.1 Sheet Metal 3G Vertical Certification test (up to 16-hrs)

 

Tig – 2 Day Certification Workshops

D9.1 Sheet Metal Workshop, Steel -$1150

Intermediate GTAW training, practice testing and D9.1 Sheet Metal 3G Vertical Certification test (up to 16-hrs)

D9.1 Sheet Metal Workshop, Aluminum -$1395

Intermediate GTAW training, practice testing and D9.1 Sheet Metal 3G Vertical Certification test (up to 16-hrs)

D9.1 Sheet Metal Workshop, Stainless Steel – $1425

Intermediate GTAW training, practice testing and D9.1 Sheet Metal 3G Vertical Certification test (up to 16-hrs)

D17.1 Aerospace Workshops

To be quoted based upon welder’s existing skills

Experienced Welders Only

D1.1 Structural Steel – Testing Only:

D1.1 3G Vertical Test $295

D1.1 4G Overhead Test $295

Combo 3G and 4G Tests scheduled same day (up to 6-hours) $450

D1.1 practice testing: 1″ thick practice test $230 or 3/8″ thick practice test $125

Note: Payment is due when tests are scheduled.  No refunds for failure to show up or late arrival. Tests begin promptly at 9:30 am or 2:30 pm (welders have 30 minutes to warm-up and set-up their tests).  If you book the Combo Test Special and fail to complete both tests on the same day, there is no refund or rescheduling of incomplete tests.

Combo 3G/4G Testing – Summer Sale $395

D1.8 Seismic Supplement to D1.1 – Test Only:

D1.8 1G Flat Test $450

D1.8 practice test: 1″ thick practice test $345

Payment is due when tests are scheduled.  No refunds for failure to show up or late arrival. Tests begin promptly at 9:30 am or 2:30 pm (welders have 30 minutes to warm-up and set-up their tests).

D1.6 Structural Stainless Steel – Test Only:

D1.6 2G Horizontal Test $395

D1.6 3G Vertical Test $395

D1.6 4G Overhead Test $395

Combo LA City 2G, 3G and 4G Tests scheduled same day (up to 6-hours) $995

D1.6 practice testing: 3/8″ thick practice test $175

Note: Payment is due when tests are scheduled.  No refunds for failure to show up or late arrival. Tests begin promptly at 9:30 am or 2:30 pm (welders have 30 minutes to warm-up and set-up their tests).  If you book the Combo Test Special and fail to complete all 3 tests on the same day, there is no refund or rescheduling of incomplete tests.