Qualifications & Approvals

Southern QA is committed to providing you with the best possible services and therefore we have obtained the following qualifications and approvals:


CSWIP - Senior Welding Inspection
CBIP - Welding Inspection + Senior Welding Inspection
- Ultrasonic testing Level 3
- Radiography Level 3
- MPI & Liquid Penetrant SM2
NZIW - Welding supervisor
- Certificate in Welding Technology


Southern QA is also an IANZ Registered Laboratory in the field of Mechanical Testing for the Accreditation categories of 4.55, 4.81, 4.82, 4.83, 4.84, 4.99.

(The Accreditation Standard for Laboratories is ISO 17025, and any Laboratory accredited to this standard is considered to conform with all the requirements of ISO 9002)

Southern QA will IANZ endorse test reports as a matter of course.  There is no extra charge for this endorsement, therefore clients can be assured that all their work conforms to the same high standard required by ISO 17025.