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Weld Inspection Course

If your main concern is to JUST pass the AWS CWI exam, please sign up with any other training program. If you want to learn and understand practical welding inspection as well as prepare for the CWI exam, then Madskills is right for you!

We offer Weld Inspection Training for both companies and individuals which can be used to prepare for the AWS Certified Welding Inspector exam. By offering private tutoring as well as group classes, evenings and weekends, our classes are both flexible and customizable to fit your needs. We even offer homework and practice exams which can be emailed!


Our training is based on the AWS CWI 'Body of Knowledge' which can be broken down and studied modularly in any or all the following:

Welding Symbols

Common Welding Processes

Weld and Base Metal Discontinuities

Welding Metallurgy

Welding Procedure Specification

Procedure Qualification Record

Welder Qualification

Hands-on Weld Inspection Training

Proper Usage of Inspection Tools

API 1104 & AWS D1.1 Code Clinics


Matt C

Class of May 2018

"Course materials & practice tests are better than any other group out there."

Jesus Y.

Class of February 2018

"Strongly recommend Madskills to anyone wanting to take CWI courses. Instructor has great knowledge & understanding to help prepare you for the exam."

Tim B.

Class of November 2017

"Great instructor, well taught course, encouraged student interaction & questions. Lots of real good questions to make ya think."

Michael L.

Class of November 2017

"I have learned more from this instructor than any AWS or other instructors. I will be recommending this course to everybody I know who is pursuing their CWI."


Casper, Wyoming

November 2nd - 8th, 2019 (register by October 15th)

AWS CWI Exam: November 9th

Homework + Class + AWS CWI Exam: $2,550 per person*

Houston, Texas

March 7th - 13th, 2020 (register by January 18th)

AWS CWI Exam: March 14th

Anchorage, Alaska

March 28th - April 3rd, 2020 (register by February 15th)

AWS CWI Exam: April 4th

                                 All classes include 40+ hours of homework, hands-on inspection training, hundreds of practice questions, & full-length practice exams.

Email Caity@Madskillsllc.com and start studying today! 

*Must be an existing AWS member. To become a member, go to aws.org and click 'membership.'

Pre-class Homework

Each student will complete, at a minimum, one assignment for each portion of the exam before the start of class. 

All assignments are emailed, and questions handled by conference call. 

Hundreds of flashcards available to study for free on your smartphone.


The sooner you sign up, the sooner you start studying!