TRANSITION ROUTE

TRANSITION ROUTE for International Welding Coordination Personnel (IWCP)

IWE/ IWT/ IWS/ IWP

(International Institute of Welding Diploma and complies to the requirement as per ISO 14731-19)

The Transition Criteria Options mentioned for International Welding Coordination Personnel (IWE, IWT, IWS & IWP) are general requirements for candidates wishing to apply for award of Diploma through Transition Arrangements. However, the candidate’s total qualification and experience must meet the Access Condition & Transition Criteria approved by the International Authorisation Board (IAB) and achieved by the candidate on or before 3rd January 2011. This will be verified by an independent “Committee for Transition Arrangements” (IWCP) conducted by The Indian Institute of Welding-ANB, whose decision will be binding for eligibility to appear by Transition arrangement involving refresher course & examination.

All refresher courses are being conducted by ANB-India Online (20 Interactive sessions) and conforming to IAB rule. This gives the added advantage of utilising the service of expert faculties & Examiners from all over India. The candidates benefit by saving travelling cost. Since lectures are conducted online mostly in evening (weekdays) & Morning/Afternoon (weekends), a candidate can continue with their normal work schedule.

  • For specific information on Online Transition Arrangement to qualify as IWE, IWT, IWS click the LINK
  • Preliminary Information Form may be duly filled up by the candidate along with the CV.
  • Course dates are scheduled for eligible candidates being duly registered before the mentioned last date of receipt of application to allow proper processing including final eligibility assessment.
  • Please note all Documents and credentials are to be only shared through Google Drive link (not sent as attachment). Intending candidates are requested to verify this procedure before submitting the application and also check the final dates from ANB Office: anb@iiwindia.com.
  • Course schedule & Fee Structure table given below.

 

2021 – 2022 Calendar for Refresher Courses for Transition Route

     Place (Location) Course No Last Date for Receipt of Application Course Start Date Course End Date Remark
ONLINE 95 30th November 2021 4th December 2021 22nd

December 2021

COURSE OVER
ONLINE 96   15th June 2022 2nd July 2022 18th July 2022 COURSE OVER
ONLINE 97 Date to be scheduled in the early 2023 & will be announced in December 2022

 

IWCP Refresher Course Fees for Transition Arrangement

(In Rs) Excluding applicable GST

Description IWE IWT IWS IWP
1. Application Fee 3,000 3,000 3,000 3,000
2. Registration Fee 67,000 57,000 47,000 37,000
3. Fees for Online refresher course
4. Fees for examination, Viva Voce
5. IIW Certificate Issue Charges
6. TOTAL FEES PAYABLE 70,000 60,000 50,000 40,000

*Application Fee is Non-Refundable

 

ALTERNATIVE ROUTE International Welding Coordination Personnel (IWCP) – (IWE/IWT)

(International Institute of Welding Diploma and complies to the requirement as per ISO 14731-19)

The Alternative Route is aimed at individuals who may already have experience of the job function at a particular level without holding the appropriate qualification diploma. These individuals will have already gained full, or part knowledge of the syllabus defined there and can demonstrate their capability to proceed to examination either directly without compulsory attendance at an ANB approved training course or by attending only part of such a course (Refer to IAB Guideline –Short Version). This option is available for candidates with minimum 4 years relevant experience in welding fabrication & related areas. Presently the option is available for IWE & IWT only.

 

Calendar for IWE/IWT Examination following for Alternative Route 2022

Place (Location) Project Interview Written Examination (Module 1, 2, 3 & 4) (Physical Presence) Oral Examination (Physical Presence) Remark
ALT-13

KOLKATA, BARODA, CHENNAI

17th to 20th January 2022 Exam Over
ALT-14

KOLKATA, BARODA, CHENNAI

16th to 20th August 2022 Exam Over
ALT- 15 Not Yet Scheduled

*For any course related enquiry please mail us at enq.anb@iiwindia.com

 

The dates of the Examinations are provisional, and the candidates advised to check dates, timing and venue specifically with our ANB office by mail to our Senior Executive Mr. T K Dutta at anb@iiwindia.com or contact him at Phone: +913340061837.

Candidates may go through the Brochure for Standard & Alternative Route to check Eligibility and study IWE/IWT Alternative Route: How to ApplyCandidates are required to send duly filled Applications Form along with other documents (Available under the IWCP Downloads). The CV should highlight Qualifications obtained with overall experience in industry, specifically with respect to welding fabrication & related activities in chronological order.  The detail procedure will be advised during sending the application document (to be followed meticulously). Incomplete application documents may cause rejection.

 

Fees Excluding GST for Alternative Route (In Rupees)
Sl. No. Description IWE IWT IWS* IWP*
1 Application Fee 5,000 5,000  Presently
not being offered
2 Registration Fee 30,000 25,000
Project Paper check/Interview
3 Final Examination of all Modules 35,000 30,000
Issue of Diploma Certificate
TOTAL FEES PAYABLE 70,000 60,000

*Application Fee is Non-Refundable

 

Fees are payable normally by Bank Transfer to “The Indian Institute of Welding-ANB”. Crossed DD/Cheque is acceptable in special circumstances only.

 

IWCP Downloads

 

FOR ENQUIRY:

Candidates interested to obtain Qualification/Certification from The Indian Institute of Welding-ANB are requested to write to enq.anb@iiwindia.com with copy to anb@iiwindia.com attaching the duly filled Downloaded “Preliminary Information FORM  ANB Candidates along with the CV,

 

The Indian Institute of Welding-ANB

IIW INDIA HOUSE

Plot No: 38 Gitanjali Park, 200 Kalikapur Main Road,

P.O. Mukundapur, Kolkata – 700 099. West Bengal, INDIA

Tel: +91 33 4006 1837, E-mail: anb@iiwindia.com