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The fee for the course is $660.00 per person. A 10% discount is offered to those who sign up and have the tuition paid 30 days in advance of the class start date..(Compared to other courses that are offered in the industry for the same exam prep this is better than 50% savings.) (Cancellations will only be accepted in writing (2) two weeks prior to the first day of the event. You will be refunded the full registration fee less $75.00 administration/processing fee.) (Tuition’s are none refundable after the start of the first class.) (If the class is canceled for any reason you will receive a complete refund of the class fee.) 


Students for the CWI exam prep classes are responsible to furnish his/her own study materials, this will include but not be limited to the API 1104 - Pipelines 20th or 21st Editions (code clinic available only for 20th Edition at this time) with Errata/Addendum July 2007, Errata 2 December 2008 or with Errata 1 April 2014. and AWS’ “Welding Inspection Technology Text (WIT)” at or phone 800-443-9353 (These materials are not included with the class price). Copies of some additional course text will be furnished. Become an AWS Member online and save on AWS materials Purchased through AWS.  Suggested Pre-class study material (Free): AWS QC1:2007, B5.1:2003, Part B.


Registration and cost for this course does not include the cost or registration  with AWS-National to take the AWS/CWI examination. A registration package/application for the AWS/CWI examination will be handed out at the first class.(Register for the AWS/CWI examination online.)  See the CWI Exam. Body of Knowledge


The 2016 Fall AWSCWI Class start date is yet to be determined. These classes are held 2 nights a week, Mondays and Thursdays, from 6pm till ~ 8:30pm, for (8) eight weeks, in preprepation for the exam. The exam date is yet to be determined. The exam date will scheduled approx. (1) one week after the classes are completed. (This Class start date is subject to change.)


Turner Industries, Old Personnel Building, Training Room at 2390 Swisco Rd.  Sulphur, LA 70665.


For More Information you can contact RW 'Tac' Edwards at ) or you can call him at

(337) 882-5804, from 7:30am til 4:00pm or (337) 496-4634 after 5:00pm. or contact Mandie Terro at (337) 882-5840 

You can mail your tuition fee to "American Welding Society Section 142, P.O. Box 2635, Sulphur, LA 70664" (Make check or money order  payable to "AWS Section 142". (Company Purchase orders can be arranged.) or click the "Pay Now" button located at the top of this page.


Tel: (337) 882-5804

Sulphur, LA 70664, United States

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2016 Annual AWSCWI Exam Prep Classes
The AWS/CWI certification is one of the most widely recognized industry certifications in the world. This course is designed for engineers, quality control & quality assurance personnel, project and contract managers, inspectors, construction foremen, welders and welding supervisors. The course offers training designed to prepare individuals, who meet the experience requirements of the American Welding Society (AWS) Standard for Qualification and Certification of Welding Inspectors, to take the AWS/CWI examination.