Welcome to the BCSA's 'Welding Competency' online learning course. This course is recommended for personnel that work with or use welding equipment or processes. This course will provide information on the terminology used in welding and describe the different processess and techniques used in the constructional steelwork industry. The objective of this training course is to give confidence in the effectiveness of training through performance demonstration at the appropriate level. On successful completion of the training and passing of the multi choice test a competency certificate is made available to the candidate.

This course is recommended for personnel that are to be nominated as the Level 3 Bolting Coordinator for the National Highways Sector Scheme 20. The course will also provide evidence of competency for those working as Level 2 Bolting Inspectors.

Preloaded bolted connections are in general usage in steel bridgework and other heavy steel constructions. They are designed according to national and international standards and are, in general classified by the design performance of the completed connection.

The objective of this training course is to give confidence in the effectiveness of training through performance demonstration at the appropriate level.

On successful completion of the training and passing of the multi choice test a competency certificate is made available to the candidate:

Information on the progression to become the Level 3 Bolting Coordinator is contained within the BCSA Bolting Standard which is a downloadable document from the course material.

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