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Welding Principles

Cost: £450 + VAT
Duration: 3 days
Description:

 

This course will cover:

  • Safely set electrical conditions for MMA Welding and understand the principles
  • Understand the importance of selecting the correct welding electrodes
  • Identify weld faults and corrective action
  • Adequate candidate practice on all the above mentioned skills
  • Practice in SAFELY using TIG welding equipment
  • The correct method of setting up the equipment
  • The correct method of striking and breaking the arc
  • Depositing single weld runs in the flat position
  • Setting up and welding Tee joints and outside corner
  • The identification of common welding faults and corrective action
  • Adequate candidate practice on all the above mentioned skills
  • All points relating to the safe use of MIG Welding equipment
  • Understand the basic principles of Inert Gas Welding machinery
  • Deposit a single Butt Weld
  • Set up and weld Tee Joints and outside corner
  • Adequate candidate practice on all above mentioned skills

 

Entry requirements:

None required

Aim:

entry requirements:

To cover the practical and theoretical aspects of welding

Who is this for

Anyone requiring welding as part of their job

Assessment

Observation and questioning

Date last updated:24 September 2014