ECWRV auditor qualification

Content of this training is the expansion of knowledge of welding auditors in the field of railway vehicles.


• Tasks and responsibilities of the ECWRV
• Basics of the EN ISO 3834 quality requirements for fusion welding of metallic materials
• Interpretation of standards EN 15085 Railway applications – Welding of Railway Vehicles and Components
• Guideline ECWRV – certification system Online Register
• Design, calculation and fatigue strength of welded joints
• Welding Procedure Specification (WPS) and Welding Procedure Qualification Record (WPQR)
• Requirements and qualifications of welding procedures for metallic materials acc. to EN ISO 15607 to EN ISO 15614pp
• Qualification testing of welders and welding operators acc. to
• EN ISO 9606-1, EN ISO 9606-2 and EN ISO 14732
• Chances and limits of non-destructive testing
• NDT personnel acc. to EN ISO 9712
• Presentation of new welding processes
• Special contract requirements of manufacturers
• System Online Register – exercises and practice


Auditors and welding coordinators in the sector of railway vehicles

Please note

Prerequisites for participating in the examination:
qualification as EWF-welding engineer, EWF-welding technologist acc. to EN 15085-2.