Using and Interpreting Welding Symbols Course

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8th November 2016

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Using and Interpreting Welding Symbols Course: download-pdf-d

This half day course covers how to interpret and apply European Standard Welding Symbols.

Course Content

During the course trainees will receive instruction and will be able to demonstrate their ability and understanding of how to:

  • Identify the key features of a butt and fillet weld.
  • Identify a weld symbol on a drawing.
  • Identify the features of a weld symbol to include:
    • Arrow line.
    • Reference line.
    • Process by ISO 4063 reference number.
    • Weld symbols for butt and fillet welds.
    • Site welding.
    • Welding positions.


This half day course is internally certified by CEATA. Trainees will be required to demonstrate competence and understanding and will be assessed. Only successful trainees will be certified.

Who is the Course for?

  • Welders.
  • Designers and draughtsmen.
  • Inspectors.
  • Quality managers.
  • Welding co-ordinators.

How To Apply

There are several ways that you can apply:

  1. Apply online.
  2. Call reception on 0115 986 6321 and to arrange an appointment with Karen Hodgson or Stuart Hackett to visit the training academy or arrange for a member of our team to visit you.

Canal Engineering Ltd

Our Training Academy is located on Lenton Lane at the HQ of Canal Engineering.

Canal Engineering is a busy fabrication and welding company with 100 employees on site. Trainees will benefit from seeing first-hand the activities involved in engineering operations as well as being required to conform to real safe working practises, production and quality management systems.

This is not a simulated training environment although trainees will normally be under close, expert supervision in the dedicated Engineering Training Academy.

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