The Welder Certification Theory course has been developed for post-trade training of advance engineering tradespeople and the recognition of post-trade skills in apply welding principles to meet the statutory and regulatory requirements for welding procedures generally associated with the application of one of the unit satisfying AS 1796-2001 (R22016) Certification of welders and welding supervisors, Certificate 1-9.
-Welding Terms and Symbols
-Metal Cutting and Gouging
-Elements in Carbon Steel
-Preparing Weld Joints
-Manual Metal Arc Electrodes
-Welding Alloy Steels
-Welding Non-Ferrous Metals
-Gas Tungsten Arc Welding
-Gas Metal Arc Welding
-Submerged Arc Welding (Automatic)
For organisations that wish to pay the student fees for this course and are unable to pay by credit card via the website, please contact the Short Course team via email at ShortCourses@tafesa.edu.au to organise a Third Party Payment invoice.
Online (self-paced) study from 18 March 2024
$45 for Welders Registration may be required on completion of the course - to be advised
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