From structural steel, cold formed steel, concrete to structural aluminum, various building codes, CSA standards and certification requirements are applicable. To assist the industry better understand welding certification requirements referenced in various codes and standards, the CWB has compiled relevant excerpts from all currently published CSA standards into reference guides.

To further help the industry, the CWB has developed suggested wording for specifiers and structural engineers for inclusion in contract specifications to assist in the proper references to welding certification requirements.

The use of Canadian Standards and third-party conformity assessment can only benefit Canadian industry and enhance public safety.

How can we assist you?

The CWB Office of Public Safety is here to help and can assist Specifiers and Engineers with:

  • Review of specifications
  • Assistance with code/standards issues
  • Job site visits to ensure that companies involved in welding are certified
  • Complimentary educational session for specifiers and consultant groups

To request help, please call the CWB Office of Public Safety at 1-800-844-6790 x717 or complete the request form below.