Welding Pipe Butt Joints covering at least 2 to 3 positions : Welding Process being MMA, TIG, MIG.
Welding Plate Butt or Fillet Joints at least in 2 to 3 positions : Welding Process being MMA, TIG, MIG.
Welders that need to be Coded will have to be able to Demonstrate on a Regular Basis that they can Maintain the Recognised Site Standard and Consistent Pass Rate after each Valid Inspection by the Respective Welding Inspector and or any N.D.E. Examinations .
Welders need to be able to Demonstrate that they can set up any Gas Purge Systems required for their Welding Process .
Normal Coded Test for Proving a Bone Fide Welder is as Follows .
Welding Butt Joints to BS EN287 Part 1 in all Four Positions using 2 of the Three Welding Processes. MMA, TIG, MIG.
Plate Welding Positions : Flat, Horizontal, Vertical and Overhead.
Pipe Welding Positions: Horizontal Rotated, Vertical Fixed, Horizontal Fixed, and Inclined at 45 Degrees .
Welders need to be able to Interpret any Welding Drawings showing Weld Deposits and Specifications .
Experience of power generation (gas/steam turbines) and associated auxiliary equipment is preferable.