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Welding Institute of Malaysia (WIM) is a non-profit membership organisation and society formed to raise awareness on the science and practice of welding, joining, cutting and related technologies, and quality in welding workmanship.

Welding Appreciation Courses

WIM organizes and conducts ‘Welding Appreciation’ courses with support from TWI, the world’s largest training organization in welding, welding inspection, and non-destructive testing.


Fifteen (15) ‘Welding Appreciation’ Courses have been designed for those who want to have basic knowledge and understanding of

– Arc welding processes

– Welding inspection & quality
– Welding procedures
– Weld repair
– Welding inspection and quality
– Welding metallurgy
– Corrosion
– Safety in welding & cutting processes
– Blasting and painting
– Destructive testing & Non-destructive testing (NDT) techniques

– Weldability of Carbon and Alloy steels

– Weldability of Stainless steel

– Virtual welding

– Basic mechanised welding

– Laser welding

– Plastic welding

– Brazing on copper pipe


The fifteen courses are :

1/ Basic Welding Process & Quality

2/ Basic NDT for Managers and Engineers

3/ Introduction to Corrosion

4/ Introduction to Blasting & Painting

5/ Repair and Maintenance Welding

6/ Introduction to Virtual Welding

7/ Welding Symbols and Quality

8/ Basic welding Metallurgy for Non-Metallurgists

9/ Welding Procedures and Welder Qualification as per ASME IX

10/ Basic Mechanised Welding

11/ Introduction to Laser Welding

12/ Brazing on Copper Pipe

13/ Safety in Welding and Copper Processes

14/ Appreciation of Plastic Welding

15/ Basic Practical Welding

All the  above  courses are registered and approved under the Human Resources Development Corp  (HRDC) SBL KHAS scheme

The Malaysia Board of Technologist (MBOT) has approved Continuing Professional Development (CPD) hours from the following courses:

  Course CPD hours
 1/Basic Welding Process & Quality 12
 2/ Basic NDT for Managers and Engineers 12
 3/ Introduction to Corrosion 12
 4/ Introduction to Blasting & Painting 12
 5/ Repair and Maintenance Welding 6
 6/ Introduction to Virtual Welding 12
 7/ Welding Symbols and Quality 6
 8/ Basic Welding Metallurgy for Non-Metallurgists 12
 9/ Welding Procedures and Welder Qualification as per ASME IX 12
 10/ Basic Mechanised Welding 12
 11/ Introduction to Laser Welding 12
 12/ Brazing on Copper Pipes 12
 13/ Safety in Welding and Cutting Processes 6
 14/ Appreciation of Plastic Welding  12
 15/ Basic Practical Welding 30


CPD Hours are essential to renew the certificate of registration from Professional Technologists (Ts) and Certified Technicians (Tc).

These CPD hours are only valid from 1 year and cannot be carried forward from one year to another.


CPD Hours/Year

Professional Technologists (Ts) Certified Technicians (Tc)
30 Hours 20 Hours




We are pleased to announce the Welding Appreciation online courses are now available for you.

For more information please email us at inquiry@wim.org.my

**online courses are also available where applicable.



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