Since  2005 IACS has, as part of an “Alliance”, provided various inspection training courses to increase the number of inspection personnel in the pipeline construction industry.  Courses have also been delivered to Inspectors holding qualifications in order to increase their current qualification and improve their career prospects.  The following training courses are operated at our purpose built training centre:


  • Agricultural inspection
  • Coating Inspection
  • Cathodic protection
  • Magnetic particle inspection
  • Radiographic interpretation
  • Radiation safety
  • Ultrasonic inspection
  • Welding inspection

The courses are designed for personnel who wish to obtain CSWIP/BGAS qualifications and following courses of training individuals attend The Welding Institute for examination.

IACS has also provided a number of courses for client’s engineers who require an appreciation of the different inspection processes, the role of the Inspector and the documentation and certification which should be included in project quality data packages.