Certification of welders

Personnel certification center

TUV NORD Baltik performs certification of professional competence of welding personnel in the regulated and unregulated spheres. On August 15, 2007 Personnel Certification Centre of TUV NORD Baltik has been accredited by the Latvian National Accreditation Bureau LATAK in accordance with European standard LVS EN ISO / IEC 17024 and has proved its competence to certify following types of professional qualification of welders:

Scheme of certification (for welders, brazers, welding and brazing operators, resistance weld setters)

Certification process includes:

  • 1. Registration of the candidate. To apply for certification the candidate or his employer has to fill in an appropriate application for certification and submit following documents:
    • copy of  passport
    • copy of qualification certificate that proves completion of theoretical and practical training courses
    • photos (if required, 4 x 5 cm, 2 pieces).

For each separate sphere there must be submitted a separate application for certification.

  • 2. Preparation for examination process (review of documents and compilation of information)
  • 3. Examination of competence of a candidate
  • 4. Performance of necessary laboratory tests
  • 5. Certification of a candidate (award of a qualification certificate).

We look forward to your inquiry

Aleksandr Filipov

Saremas street 3, Riga, LV-1005
Tel.: +371-67370391

Fax : +371-67820303