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Welding Coding Tests (BS4872, ASME IX, BS EN 960), Level N/A

Welding Coding Tests

Here at Selby College, we offer a number of Welding Coding test options for individuals and employers: BS4872, ASME IX, BS EN 960

Flexible Response to Course Delivery:

We have two specialist purpose-built facilities, located at our £35 million campus in Selby, North Yorkshire. Our Drax-sponsored Engineering building contains fully networked classroom and workshop areas, equipped with industry-standard machinery and tooling. Our training service areas have also been purposely-built to meet industry-specific health & safety working standards.

Teaching with Experience:

Our expert teaching staff are fully qualified and experienced tutors, who are all time-served Engineers, Builders, Joiners and Electricians. We provide high quality, up-to-date, effective teaching, to ensure we can easily transfer skills and convey knowledge to you or your employees, no matter what level or stage they are at in their careers.

Further Information and Costs:

Please get in touch with our Business Services Team on 01757 211097 or email for further details.


BS 4872 Part 1 and Part 2 standard applies to a wide range of general fabrication work when an approved welding procedure test is not required. Welding tests are carried out in accordance with written instructions and the weld samples are subject to visual and destructive testing. Welder qualification to BS 4872 standard are witnessed and certified by our CSWIP approved welding inspectors.

ASME IX, BS EN 9606:

ASME IX and BS EN 9606 are the international coding standard for pressure vessels and pipe work. The completed weld samples are usually subject to x-ray/ultrasonic examination and destructive testing as required by the welding code/standard. For an additional charge both certificates can be gained from the one assessed weld test.

All candidates will be assessed for ability prior to the test being carried out. Any candidate deemed to require training before commencing a test will be advised accordingly and an individual training programme to meet the personal needs of the candidate will devised.

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