Nationwide Welding Institute

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Re- certification (with refresher training)

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Introduction to Nationwide Welding Institute

Here at the Nationwide Welding Institute (NWI), based in South Dublin is a state of the art Weld training center.  In our dedicated training facility each trainee is allocated their own work cubicle, fully equipped with the latest welding equipment and consumables.  Our tutors have a vast amount of knowledge and real world experience between them within this industry.  They have the qualifications and are fully coded welding tutors and teach the most up to date welding techniques.  Everything from basic welding skills for beginner’s to advanced welding techniques for experienced welders looking to build on their expertise.  All trainees will have the opportunity to get Certification in all the major welding processes.  On completion of Training, welders will be tested and certified in accordance with the requirements of BS EN ISO 9606-1:2013 (formally BS EN 287-1:2011) and or ASME IX.  All tests are in accordance with BS EN ISO 15614-1:2004.  On successful completion of our full-time courses you will have the skills needed to gain employment in the welding industry.  We also offer courses for those looking for refresher training on a specific aspect of welding.

The mission of Nationwide Welding Institute is to train and educate individuals who desire to enter the welding field, upskill welders to a higher standard, and re-certify existing certificate holders, by recognised standards, codes and practices, in both theoretical practical applications on a variety of today’s welding processes.

Motto: Our passion and dedication is the path to your success.

Training Courses


TIG welding is an electric arc welding process in which the fusion energy is produced by an electric arc burning between the workpiece and the tungsten electrode…Read more


The Metal Inert Gas (MIG) or Metal Active Gas (MAG) welding is a semi-automated process, widely used in many sectors of industry, such as Fabrication, Structural, Shipbuilding, Railroad construction and production of heavy plants and machinery…Read More


Valued for its flexibility, MMA is one of the most commonly used welding processes.

It is used on a daily basis by DIYers, Tradesmen, Security Metalwork Specialists and Metal Fabricators, as well as on pipe laying work sites….Read More

Orbital Welding

In the orbital welding process, tubes/pipes are clamped in place and an orbital weldhead rotates an electrode and electric arc around the weld joint to make the required weld.  An orbital welding system consists of a power supply and an orbital weldhead…Read More

Manual Handling

The Manual Handling training course covers a range of topics in order to give the learner confidence to risk assess manual handling tasks and perform said tasks within their workplace…Read More

Abrasive Wheels

To provide abrasive wheels training course participants with the knowledge, skills and attitude to enable operative use of the abrasive wheel safely.  It also provides an understanding of abrasive wheels, instructing delegates in all aspects of the correct mounting, settings and use of abrasive wheels…Read More

Polyethylene Welding

Polyethylene Welding is used within the Construction industry in the Gas and Water fields as well as other areas such as Electric and Waste Treatment industries.  It is becoming more popular within the trade as it is very cost effective way of welding…Read More

NDT – Non Destructive Testing

Nondestructive testing (NDT) is the process of inspecting, testing, or evaluating materials, components or assemblies for discontinuities, or differences in characteristics without destroying the serviceability of the part or system…Read More


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