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Online - IIW International Welding Technologist (IWT)

For personnel who take on the duties of professional welding technologist. This course provides you with a detailed understanding of welding technology to enable you to apply your knowledge as an International Welding Technologist (IWT).

  • Comprehensively manage and/or perform, supervise, oversee all company welding and welding-related activities
  • Have overall responsibility for coordination of all welding and welding-related activities
  • Be authorised to sign on behalf of the organisation in all welding quality related matters or delegate such signing
  • Verifying that the organisation has complied with all relevant quality considerations in production of the product.

The IWT is a blended learning course with the Theoretical Sessions online over 4 x 5-7 week blocks and a 1 week practical session face to face at Wollongong TAFE, NSW. 

This course will include a mix of pre-recorded material, live online lectures, and other learning resources. The combined learning resources will cover all the topics outlined in the schedule.

The Full Schedule and Course contents and course information can be found HERE


To be able to gain an IWT, you don’t need a degree to enter the course.

Candidates must hold one of the following;

a)    Certificate in an engineering-related discipline from a College/Vocational/Technical institute requiring a minimum of 2 years study after high School   e.g. Engineering-related Trade qualification; Cert III or higher from TAFE or another RTO in an engineering-related trade qualification, or higher. OR,

b)    A qualification at a level above 'a'  e.g. diploma, advanced diploma or degree in Engineering.  OR,

c)    IIW IWS diploma gained in Australia prior to October 2018.

If you don’t meet the requirements in a, b or c. you may still be able to attend the training course but may not be able to gain the IIW qualification, please contact us for more information.

Costs (including GST)

Course Fees (if paid upfront)

           $16,850 - Members

           $17,400 - Non-Members

Payment by Module Available (conditions and fees apply)

Module 1-4 = $4,250 - Members 

                    = $4,425 - Non-Members (per module)

Course cost includes a 10% non-refundable deposit.

Exams are not conducted as part of the course but are required to be booked separately.

Please see Examination Fees HERE

If you have substantial Practical experience, you may be eligible for exemption from the face to face practical session, please contact us for more information.


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