Course materials/textbooks: $100.00
Safety gear package: $475.00
Course Description: The welding discipline covered in this course is Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (GTAW). Other areas of study include safety and equipment maintenance, and welding terms/symbols. Students learn arc welding safety and the fundamentals of GTAW (TIG) welding process. Welding positions on edge, corner, lap and fillet welds. Training will also teach the student to perform production and maintenance welding on mild steel and aluminum. Students will also learn how to properly use an oxy-acetylene torch and plasma cutter.
Upon successful completion of the course the student should be:
- Diversified in the GTAW welding process
- Proficient at performing fillet welds in all positions
- Able to interpret welding symbols
- Able to understand different filler metals and shielding gas combinations