Introduction to Welding – MIG and MMA

This course is designed for personnel that need to carry out welding operations on non-structural items. The focus is on the welding of mild steel components and based around simple repair operations.

Course outline

By the end of the course you will be able to:

  • Understand where to use MIG and MMA weld sets
  • Understand how to set up the weld sets for different material thicknesses
  • How to work safely with the welding equipment
  • Carry out fillet, stitch, lap and butt welds
  • Prepare material for welding
  • Carry out a visual inspection of the welds
  • Understand the features that make a good or a bad weld

Course Progression

We offer a range of welding courses, including bespoke packages, as well as engineering and manufacturing apprenticeships.

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