IWS – International Welding Specialist

The IWS training course is intended for those who wish to work as a welding specialist/welding coordinator, meeting stringent requirements in welding. Our IWS training course is approved according to the IIW (International Institute of Welding) guidelines by the Swedish Welding Commission.: Svetskommissionen i Sverige.

The training course lasts for 25 days and is divided into four modules:

  • • Section 1: Welding methods
    • Section 2: Learning about materials
    • Section 3: Construction
    • Section 4: Production
    After completing the course and passing an examination, participants are awarded an IWS diploma and the title of Welding Specialist.
    Training locations
    We are seeing greater interest in our popular IWS training course. Upcoming training courses will be held at the following locations:
    • Gothenburg
    • Hjortsberga
    For information about training weeks, see our
     training calendar.

If you are interested in attending the training course, we would like you to submit an application to secure your place on the course. The number of places is limited to 12. The application form is available by clicking on application or on the back of the IWS brochure.

Entry requirements

Admission to the training course requires approval from the Swedish Welding Commission. The requirements are as follows:

  •  Basic training in sheet metal and welding and three years’ professional experience of welding or at least five years’ professional experience of welding.

See our price list.The price includes breakfast, lunch and afternoon coffee as well as literature (Karlebo welding manual, learning materials for welders) and a diploma.

Application for the course
To apply for the training course, click here.

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Training Training language Week Application deadline Start Place Application
ISO 3834 34 2021-08-10 2021-08-24 Gothenburg/Online ISO 3834
International Welding Specialist (IWS) 36 2021-08-26 2021-09-08 Gothenburg/Online Designer
Assembly Manager ML-N (normal art) 36 2021-08-28 2021-09-10 Gothenburg/Online IWS
Certified Assembly Manager ML-N 45 2021-09-26 2021-10-08 Stockholm/Online ML-N
Certified Assembly Manager ML-K 49 2021-10-29 2021-11-12 Gothenburg/Online ML-N