CWB Group and TES Canada Forge a New Partnership to Expand Global Welding Education Opportunities

April 22, 2024

Milton, Ontario – CWB Group, a leading entity in the welding, joining, and fabrication sectors, is thrilled to announce its latest partnership with TES Canada, a prominent name in technical education solutions. This strategic collaboration is set to redefine the landscape of welding education, focusing on supervisor and inspector courses across international borders.

The partnership between CWB Group and TES Canada comes at a pivotal time, aiming to significantly enhance the scope and quality of CWB Education offerings worldwide. Through this partnership, both organizations will use their strengths to provide high-quality education and support in the welding industry, helping it grow and remain sustainable worldwide. "This partnership with TES Canada marks a transformative step for us at CWB Group, as we join forces to elevate welding education internationally," said Trent Konrad, Director, Education, Learning & Development and Consulting. "Together, we are setting new standards for accessibility in training that will fundamentally enhance the skill set within the global welding industry."

At the heart of this collaboration is a shared commitment to excellence and the long-term sustainability of the welding sector. "The collaboration with the CWB Group brings together our expertise in international training and certification with CWB's esteemed reputation and comprehensive offerings. Together, we can empower professionals worldwide with top-notch welding Inspection training and certification programs, ensuring safety, quality, and excellence in the industry,” says Farshid Alizadeh, TES Canada Director.

TES Canada brings to the table its vast experience in delivering high-quality technical education, while CWB Group offers its unparalleled expertise in welding standards and certification. Together, they are dedicated to fostering a robust educational network that supports the continuous development of welding professionals, ensuring they are well equipped to meet future challenges.

Looking ahead, CWB Group and TES Canada are excited about the opportunities this partnership will unlock. By combining their resources, expertise, and passion for welding education, they are poised to make a substantial impact on the global welding community.

About the CWB Group
The CWB Group is an industry-supported private sector organization providing welding certification, training and education resources, industry-specific auditing services, and technical advice and support. The CWB Group also engages directly with stakeholders to promote and advocate on behalf of the industry, and address challenges faced by the welding sector.

Headquartered in Ontario, Canada, with staff and offices across the country, the CWB Group is accredited by the Standards Council of Canada (SCC) as a Certification Body for the administration of the Canadian Standards Association (CSA) welding-related standards.

Recognized as one of the largest and most innovative welding organizations in the world, CWB Group’s reach is unique in the fact that we are a national mandated organization that has successfully transitioned into international markets, bringing with us our high standards with respect to welding certification, education, safety and membership.

About TES Canada
TES Canada is a leading provider of training and certification services headquartered in Calgary, Alberta. We specialize in delivering high-quality educational programs tailored to meet the evolving needs of industries worldwide.

With a global network capability, TES Canada reaches clients and partners across the globe, offering comprehensive training and certification solutions in areas such as welding, engineering, and manufacturing. Our team brings over 30 years of collective experience in developing and implementing impactful training initiatives, empowering individuals and organizations to excel in their respective fields. At TES Canada, we are committed to driving excellence and innovation through our training and certification programs. Our mission is to equip individuals with the skills and certifications they need to succeed, contributing to workforce development and economic growth on a global scale.