The BGAS-CSWIP certification scheme is primarily aimed at pipeline personnel and complements the well-known CSWIP inspection qualifications.
It provides a realistic stepping stone if you are an established inspector looking to extend the scope of certification in new areas.
Although it is recommended that candidates receive training, there are no specific training and experience requirements for any of the qualifications.
The system is primarily designed for inspectors involved in one or more of a number of activities related to pipelines. BGAS-CSWIP qualifications are highly regarded pipeline specific qualifications, which complement the well-known CSWIP inspection qualifications, both are internationally recognised.
The following courses are available in Canada: