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Professional Membership

Joining TWI as an individual through our Professional Membership provides you with access to a package of benefits unavailable elsewhere. As a Professional Member of The Welding Institute you will join around 6,000 others who are able to take advantage of a unique combination of expertise, facilities and support.

Designed for individuals working in welding, joining and allied technologies at all levels, your Professional Membership of The Welding Institute will not only demonstrate your commitment to your profession but will also give eligibility to register with the Engineering Council, the UK regulatory body for the engineering profession.

Through  The Welding Institute website, you will also be able to access the latest TWI  industry updates, which provide a digest of relevant industry news, the Weldasearch database, containing more than 230,000 relevant article abstracts, and our full range of  technical knowledge to assist you in your day-to-day work.

Industry Updates

Industry Updates Find out the latest updates across the industry sectors we work with.

Weldasearch Database

Weldasearch Database Search over 230,000 technical abstracts on welding, joining and related technologies.

Technical Knowledge

Technical Knowledge Access a range of exclusive reports, proceedings, Ebooks and expert technical advice.

Member Benefits

Membership supports your professional development and enhances your career potential.

The Welding Institute has the unique benefit of being part of the TWI group of companies, giving us – and in turn our members – unrivalled access to cutting-edge Research and Development. TWI also has representatives on many industry standards committees, meaning members can access many current industry standards.

Our members enjoy access to a vast collection of technical knowledge along with practical support for your continuous professional development. What's more, you become integrated into a network of like-minded professionals.

Membership of the Institute signifies qualities such as integrity, knowledge and competence; it builds the reputation of individuals and fosters trust and capability.

Our members have access to all the technical and regulatory knowledge that they need. Membership makes it easier for you to do your job professionally, serving your employers and customers while achieving your own personal learning and development goals.


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Become a Professional Member of TWI