CWB Certification offering remote service options amid COVID-19 concerns

April 21, 2020

CWB Group leads the way in providing auditing services both on-site and remotely to allow organizations to sustain their business needs during this challenging time

For immediate release
Milton, ON- The CWB Certification team will remain available and willing to support businesses should they require on-site auditing and testing services. Additionally, the certification team has worked tirelessly to offer a number of services remotely via video conferencing to ensure that you sustain your business needs as you work through these trying times. The services being provided through virtual conferencing are:

  • Remote Auditing
  • Remote Verbal examinations for Welding Supervisors
  • Remote Welder qualification testing

Our remote service delivery model is for clients who have implemented visitor restriction due to COVID-19 or to those who would find remote delivery of services more convenient in this unique business environment.

We continue to recognize that some provinces have implemented restrictions that require “non-essential workplaces” to cease operations temporarily, rest assured, we will work within these limitations and guidelines to ensure the safe delivery of our services. If your product offering is deemed essential, the CWB Group’s resources will continue to provide support to the Canadian marketplace.

If your organization requires any of our services, on-site or remotely, please reach out to us by:

  1. Contacting your assigned CWB Certification Service Representative
  2. Calling us at 1-800-844-6790
  3. Emailing your request to

The CWB Group continues to monitor the evolving COVID-19 situation closely, and we will continue to communicate changes and updates with our client base as quickly as we can. We would like to thank everyone for their continued patience and understanding during this time, and we look forward to our continued work in the future.

About CWB Certification

The CWB Group certifies companies, inspection organizations, inspectors, and welding consumables through a review and qualification process to ensure that they meet the requirements for a variety of product and safety codes as well as standards such as CSA W47.1CSA W47.2CSA W55.3CSA W186CSA W178.1CSA W178.2 and CSA W48. In order to achieve and maintain certification, companies engaged in welding are required to have their personnel qualified for engineering, supervisory and welding and follow approved welding procedures. Similar to the welding companies, welding inspection organizations are required to have their personnel qualified for supervisory and certified for inspection, whether it’s visual, destructive or non-destructive testing.