The role of the Responsible Welding Coordinator (RWC) is to ensure that all welding operations carried out under his / her control are carried out in a manner which meets the requirements of the application standard and / or contract requirements.

Weld-Qual-Services offer a training course and on-site verification process to verify RWC’s. The training course conetent and verification process has been recognised by a number of Notified Bodies under EN 1090 certification, to meet the RWC requirements for Execution Class 2.  Notified bodies include SCCS, Lloyds Register, BM Trada, BSI, ISOQAR (Alcumus), SGS, Centre for Assessment to name but a few.

Our RWC Training course is delivered by a very experienced  and competent lecturer who also acts as a responsible welding co ordinator himself, therefore bringing some experiences of the audit process to the course.

Verification of competency is carried out by an independent Certified International & European Welding Engineer.

We offer a competetively priced training course over two days and subsequent on-site verification of competency of the RWC. If you would like discuss RWC certification opportunities further, please contact us using the details below.

Cost for our 2 day training course including the exam is £995.00. This includes a bufet lunch and light refreshments.

On-site verification visit (including appraisal and support) is £495 plus travel expenses according to your location.  VAT @ 20% is applicable to all costs.

According to BS EN ISO 14731 the following are the responsibilities of the appointed RWC:

  • Review contract requirements
  • Technical Review
  • Sub-Contracting
  • Welding Personnel
  • Equipment
  • Production Planning
  • Qualifcation of Welding Procedures
  • Welding Procedure Specifications
  • Work Instructions
  • Welding Consumables
  • Materials
  • Inspection and Testing – Before / During / After Welding
  • Post Weld Heat Treatment
  • Non-Conformance & Corrective Actions
  • Calibration & Validation of Measuring, Inspection & Measuring Equipment
  • Identification & Traceability
  • Quality Records

For RWC training information: T: 0121 505  1736  E:

Course Dates

West Midlands

Tuesday 21st & Wednesday 22nd September 2021 – West Midlands

Tuesday 12th & Wednesday 13th October 2021 – West Midlands

Tuesday 16th & Wednesday 17th November 2021 – West Midlands

Wednesday 8th & Thursday 9th December 2021 – West Midlands


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If you’re interested in any of the courses or services we offer or would like to find out more please submit the enquiry form below and a member of our friendly team will be in touch.