High Strength Bolting Training Course

A 2.5 hour course for structural bolt installers, supervisors and inspectors

This course provides attendees with a comprehensive knowledge of high strength structural bolted connections.

Upon completion, attendees will be able to understand and confidently apply the construction and inspection provisions of the new AS/NZS 5131 Fabrication and Erection Standard, which applies to bolted connections.


Topics Covered:
– bolted joints
– bolting materials
principal bolt installation methods
– inspection
– quality assurance


This course employs a “learn and apply” format comprising presentation material, practical demonstrations, and hands-on experience.


Who Should Attend?

  • Structural bolt installers
  • Supervisors
  • Inspectors

This course is exclusive to current SCNZ Structural Steel Constructor / Non-Certified Fabricator Members only.

Not sure if your company is a member? See our Member Directory to check.



  • $250 per attendee (incl. GST)

Course Instructor: Kevin Cowie
Technical Director, SCNZ


All courses are held at HERA House, Auckland.

Information on Off-Site Bolting Courses can be found here. 


Register Below for Upcoming Course Dates at HERA House:


The following courses are a once-off course held in the following centers, to allow for those preparing for the SFC Erector Endorsement. These courses have a restriction of 2 per company, to allow for as many companies to attend. SCNZ reserves the right to cancel or alter your registration if the requirements are not met. 

SCNZ reserves the right to cancel course due to insufficient registrations or other reasons beyond its control, in which case fees paid will be refunded in full – but SCNZ is not liable for any costs incurred for booking flights and accommodation prior to attendee receiving their confirmation email that the course is going ahead. By registering for SCNZ courses and events, you are acknowledging SCNZ policies.

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