Q: When is the course offered?
The course is available anytime, anywhere! That's one of the advantages to online training, you can start the course anytime you are ready. You simply need to be at a personal computer with an internet connection.
Q: How does WeldAcademy create better learning outcomes?
WeldAcademy creates better learning outcomes in two fundamental ways: (1) WeldAcademy is easy to use. User friendly displays and easy to follow menus guide the learner. Simply point and click. Navigation arrows lead you step by step through the course. (2) As part of our unique development process, WeldAcademy content is delivered through rich interactive media, which incorporates video, animated illustrations and sound. The content and format of this material continues to result in faster learning and greater comprehension among a variety of employees.
Q: How do I know which module(s) I need?
Refer to the module descriptions.
Q: Can I get a demonstration of how this works?
YES! We can send you a module to try for 30 days. Send your request to firstname.lastname@example.org or call us at 1.888.522.8658 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. EST.
Q: Is WeldAcademy offered in multiple languages? Are additional language versions planned?
WeldAcademy courseware is available in English and Spanish to address the needs of our target market. We anticipate adding additional language versions as demand for the product continues to grow.
Q: How do I order WeldAcademy?
Q: Can I run this course if my company has a firewall?
Yes, this course can run with a firewall. At times some configuration changes may be necessary, but our technical support staff can assist you.
Q: Do you accept credit cards?
We accept Visa, Master Card, American Express and Discover.
Q: Who do I make my check out to?
Please make your check or money order payable to: Industrial Training Zone
Q: How long do I have to take the course?
Each license agreement is good for one year.
Q: Does this course teach all I need to know to become a CWI?
No. The AWS CWI certification exam is in 3 parts: 1) The Fundamental examination, a closed book test consisting of 150 multiple choice questions; 2) The Open Book Code, testing an individual's ability to apply the correct codes, and 3) The Practical examination. WeldAcademy will prepare you for the Fundamental examination and will offer some information that can be applied to the practical exam. Visit the AWS website at http://www.aws.org/ for more information.
Q: I don't want to become a CWI. Should I purchase this course?
Even if you are not interested in becoming a CWI, our course offers a variety of modules for you to choose. For example, welding symbols are the universal means of communication for the welding industry, so everyone who deals with welding design documents can benefit from the material covered in Module 4: Weld Joint Geometry and Welding Symbols. Training managers and trade school instructors may want to consider Module 8: Welding Metallurgy for Welding Personnel, which covers the basics of metallurgy in a new and more dynamic way. There are 10 modules available in all. Click here to find out more.
Q: I am already a CWI and I want to become a SCWI (Senior Certified Welding Inspector). Will this course help?
This course will provide you with a solid review of the core knowledge you need to know as you begin to prepare for the SCWI exam. A SCWI is expected to know what a CWI must know plus more in depth knowledge in areas such as QA/QC systems, preparation of WPSs, and repair welding.
Q: If I complete this course, am I a CWI?
No. This course is designed to provide you with the basic theoretical knowledge you need to pass the Fundamentals component of the 3-part AWS certification exam. You will need to contact AWS for information on how to take the certification exam.
Q: How many employees can access this course at one time?
This system is very accommodating. We simply need to know what class size and how often you would like to run the course and we can make the necessary accommodations. Please contact our customer service department at email@example.com or 1.888.522.8658 for information on pricing for multiple users and site license agreements.
Q: Still have questions?
Call our Customer Service Department at 1.888.522.8658.