South Wales Branch

Institute Branches 

Chair
Steve O'Brien

Vice Chair
Phil Edwards
Honorary Treasurer   


Honorary Secretary
Colin Macfarlane
Branch Welfare Officer
Mark Holt
Branch Representative to Council
Michelle Clapham


To contact any of the above, email: swalesbranch@bindt.org

South Wales Branch Programme

At this time, not all the particulars have been confirmed and therefore the programme may be subject to change. Unless otherwise stated, meetings will start at 6.30 pm.

Wednesday 8 September 2021*
Visit to Caerdav Ltd

hosted by Mr Phil Edwards
from 5.00 pm.
Venue: Caerdav Ltd, Scott Way, Bro Tathan West, St Athan, Barry CF62 4AL.

Wednesday 13 October 2021*
NDT on aircraft engines
by Mr Tim Barden, Rolls-Royce plc
from 5.30 pm.
The meeting will be a webinar hosted via Zoom and registration is required in advance at:
https://us06web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_IJV7I9ddQ0af85tLKZtRQg
On completion of registration a confirmation email will be sent containing the joining instructions for the webinar.

Wednesday 10 November 2021*
Demonstration of new in-line automated crack-detection system
by Geoff Diamond, Inspection Tech, UK
from 6.00 pm
The meeting will be a webinar hosted by the Welding Institute via Zoom and registration is required in advance at:
https://us06web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_Ds6FQWDvR-ivCvbgay3GYA
On completion of registration a confirmation email will be sent containing the joining instructions for the webinar.

Wednesday 8 December 2021 – CANCELLED
Christmas Dinner

Venue: To be confirmed.

Wednesday 12 January 2022
BINDT President Elect Presentation: Automated and advanced NDE
by Ian Cooper, TWI and BINDT President Elect
from 6.30 pm.
The meeting will be a webinar hosted via Zoom and registration is required in advance at:
https://us06web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_M_vHCeh2QrKUlZxhevfmYA
On completion of registration a confirmation email will be sent containing the joining instructions for the webinar.

Wednesday 9 February 2022* – CANCELLED
Motor vehicle manufacturing
Speaker and venue to be confirmed.

Wednesday 23 March 2022*
Effective management of commercial refurbishment projects
by Mr Tim Edwards
5.30 pm for 6.00 pm, followed by the
Annual General Meeting (AGM)
Venue: The Village Hotel, 29 Pendwyallt Road, Cardiff CF14 7EF.

Wednesday 13 April 2022*
Visit to Barry Island Offshore Lifeboat
hosted by Mr Nigel Parry.
Venue: RNLI, Barry Island.

Wednesday 11 May 2022* – CANCELLED
NDT on historic railways
Speaker and venue to be confirmed.

Wednesday 8 June 2022
Social event
Details to be confirmed.

*indicates CPD content

CPD Points from Branch meetings
Attending Branch meetings indicated as containing CPD content can earn valuable points towards PCN certificate renewals.

http://www.bindt.org/downloads/CP16.pdf
http://www.bindt.org/downloads/CP17.pdf

If anyone is willing or interested in providing talks to Branches, please contact Cindy Bailey at BINDT (cindy.bailey@bindt.org) with an indication of the preferred geographical areas where you could assist.