Membership Grades

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The Welding Institute


Membership Grades

Whether you are a student, apprentice, technician, graduate or engineer, The Welding Institute is able to support you! Take a look at our four Membership Grades available:

Associate (AWeldI) 

Associate membership is open for anyone interested in welding and materials joining.

Technician (TechWeldI) 

Technician membership of The Welding Institute is for technicians with knowledge and experience of welding.

Member (MWeldI) 

Member membership is for individuals with a degree in engineering/relevant science and at least of two years’ work experience in a welding, joining or other relevant discipline.

Fellow (FWeldI) 

Fellow membership is reserved for esteemed professionals with substantial experience in welding, joining or a related technology.