Next course date: TBC

Venue: Certification Hub Clonminham Business Park Portlaoise, Co. Laois.

Time: 9am.- Tea/coffee, course notes and lunch provided

Course Details:

Together with Centre For Assessment we provide expert and practical awareness training for those requiring an understanding of RWC (Responsible Welding Coordinator) responsibilities.

Ensuring practical use of your time, this one day course is developed as an introduction to the EN 1090 requirements, with an overview of the CPR (Construction Products Regulation) and CE Marking objectives within the European Union free market area.

The Course Objective
The objective of our RWC awareness training course is to remove business anxiety, at the same time improving your confidence, thereby leading to compliance.

Our RWC course is also designed to signpost delegates towards improvement and additional technical input to further develop respective FPC (Factory Production Control) requirements. This may include the importance of demonstrating competency such as coded welder status, non-destructive testing, contract obligations, drawings and tolerance requirements, etc.

The course content will cover the following:

Putting EN 1090 and CE marking into context

  • CE marking – requirements for trade facilitation;
  • System implementation – a practical overview of EN 1090;
  • Certification – what the certification body requires from your business;

What is a responsible welding coordinator?

  • Welding, coordination and production planning;
  • Responsibility with authority;
  • Technical knowledge expectation;
  • Levels of expertise in the relation to your technical needs;

BS EN ISO 14731 – Welding coordination, tasks and responsibilities

  • Contract and legal obligations;
  • Production planning;
  • Process control and inspection;
  • Special processes and non-destructive testing;
  • Equipment maintenance and calibration;
  • External resource and sub-contracting;
  • Final inspection and declaration of performance

Case studies

  • Factory production control – do you comply?
  • Would you make a good RWC?

Who should attend?

  • Managers;
  • Supervisors;
  • Team Leaders;
  • Design Engineers;
  • Project Engineers;
  • Quality Assurance personnel;
  • Welding Inspectors;
  • Senior Welders;

If you have any queries, please do not hesitate to contact us directly on 057 8670629