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Guide to AWS CWI seminar and examination. (2020) (Rev.1) 

Exam Date in 2020

 1) March 14 (Busan) - Part B

 2) July 11 (Busan) - Part B

 3) October 24 (Busan) - Part B

 

CWI examination : 

** Choose Exam Language : English,Chinese,Spanish,Russian,Portuguese,Japanese, Korean.

1) Submit application

2) Part B  exam: Practical  exam (@ Agent test facility)

3) Part A & C; CBT at AWS designated online test site  (Usually in Seoul)

​Seminar & Exam fee (including VAT)

  •  ​New : 1,055 USD + 880,000 KRW

  • Retest

1) Part A & C (2Parts) : 708 USD + 660,000 KRW 

2) Part A & B (2Parts) : 648 USD + 660,000 KRW 

3) Part B & C (2Parts) : 648 USD + 660,000 KRW

4) Part A (1Part)         : 369 USD + 550,000 KRW

5) Part B (1Part)         : 309 USD + 660,000 KRW

6) Part C (1Part)         : 369 USD + 550,000 KRW

7) 3 Parts                    : 749 USD + 770,000 KRW

** Additional Seminar for Part A & C will be held, in case more than 20 candidates are requesting. 

Closing : Max. 50 people. 

How to apply : After confirmed remittance of fee, AWS's application and guide will be sent each candidate. 

Inquiry : Ikno Lee  (Tel: 031-698-3376)

Register : 

  1. Remit fee and online register (www.asmeketc.com/register)

  2. Prepare CWI exam application

  3. Submit to AWS application after review of agent. 

Information :

  • Seminar will be conducted by KETC's tutors who have CWI certification. 

  • Provide CWI training material and lunch during seminar. 

  • ​Official AWS training material will be mailed after completion of application process.

Required Experience for Candidates 

  1. High School   Min. 5 Years welding related work experience.

  2. Engineering Degree at University (College) : Min. 3 Years welding related work experience.

* Engineering includes Engineering Technology, Engineering, Physical Sciences .

* Welding related work : Design Engineer, Production Engineer, QC Engineer, Construction Engineer, Fabrication engineer, Welding Engineer, Welder, Welding supervisor etc.

Exam (Each part of exam – 2 Hours )

Part A Fundamentals (150 Questions) – 2 Hours  
Part B Practical (46 Questions) – 2 Hours
Part C Open Book Code (API1104 2013 -21Edition 60 Questions / AWS D1.1/D1.1M: 2015 - 50 Questions) – 2 Hours

Passing Grade

CWI - score more than 72% each part (Renewal is required every 3 years)
Retest:

- less than 72% of each part
- Ave. of 3 parts is less than 72% : retest to all 3 parts.