Welding Supervisor Aluminum

Course Overview

Although this course is designed for welding supervisors who want to increase their knowledge of managing a certified welding shop, it is also of interest to engineers, shop foremen, quality assurance personnel or others who want to develop an understanding of weld quality control and certification.

Students taking the course in-class

  • World-class teaching and knowledge from our CWB instructors
  • An opportunity to network with other welding professionals
  • Participants will receive a certificate of attendance and an examination transcript on successful completion of the course

An opportunity to write the following examinations required to become a Qualified Supervisor:

  • CSA Standard W47.2 (open-book examination)
  • CSA Standard W59.2 (open-book examination)
  • Welding Symbols
  • Weld Discontinuities
  • Quality Control & Inspection Methods

Students taking the course online

The Online course covers all the material included in the classroom course.

Online students should note that they will need to travel to a proctored examination center or CWB Group office to take the exams required to complete this course. Any fees or costs associated with the proctoring of exams are not covered in the fees for this course.

The learning material in the online version of this course represents approximately 32 hours of in-class training.

The following topics will be covered

  • Requirements for aluminum shop certification, welder testing and procedure testing
  • Requirements of the aluminum fabrication standard including inspection of welded product, general fabrication practices, base metal preparation, and joint tolerances, etc.
  • Details of welding symbols and the identification,causes and correction of welding discontinuities
  • Quality control practices related to welding and common inspection methods


  • There are no prerequisites for this course
  • Please note: the latest versions of CSA W47.2 and W59.2 are required during the course and to write the open-book examinations
  • Printed Welding Supervisor Study Guides are provided for this course. ┬áThe online course also provides these Study Guides in electronic version (for download/view/print)

Course Materials

The following materials can be ordered during the registration process.

Upcoming Classes

Course Date Location Price*
Welding Supervisor Aluminum Anytime Online $1,177.00
Welding Supervisor Aluminum March 21 - 24, 2022 Milton $1,177.00