16-17-30 / 11/17 – THEORETICAL WELDING COURSE – EN 1090 standard

CE marking according to the EN 1090 standard, training welding
coordinators, qualification of welding procedures
16, 17 and 30 November 2017
9 am – 6 pm
Tecno Piemonte SpA Conference Room
Statale Valsesia, 20 13035 Lenta (VC)

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The new Regulation (EU) 305/2011 aims to simplify the procedures for
placing products on the market, clarifying some points of the directive with more precise definitions
and introducing important innovations to the ‘CE marking of construction
The course illustrates the requirements to which to adapt and provides concrete examples
of the innovations introduced, and is particularly intended for persons involved
in the management of welding activities.
The entry into force of the EN 1090-1 standard on the execution of steel and aluminium
structures introduces a new way of identifying and qualifying products that
comply with this standard.
The objective is to deliver a training course that provides the basics of
metallurgy, weldability, welding technology, manufacturing and control applied to your
product with particular focus on the management of WPS, process and personnel qualifications,
visual inspection and validation of new, as yet unqualified welding processes.
processes. The course will be delivered by teachers with significant experience in the
certification and testing of structural metal products.
Course programme
 Welding technology for MAG and Coated Electrode processes
 Preparing the edges
 Main defects found in welding
 Methods of inspecting welds
 Visual inspection and related procedures
 Rules on the representation of welded joints
 Examples of representation
 WPS (Welding Procedure Specification)
 Rules on the qualification of procedures and welders
 Validity ranges
 Management of the flow of information and records relating to welded joints in production
 Validation of new procedures
The teaching material includes a handout on the topics covered. Participants will receive
a certificate of participation.
The course includes a test on the subjects covered.
The course is 24 hours long, from 9 am to 6 pm on the days indicated on the cover.
Participants register 15 minutes before the start of the course.