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Welding Skills – ARC/MIG (Evening)

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Learning Area   Engineering
Delivery Mode   Part-time
Duration   8 Weeks


Dates & Locations

Course Type   Leisure and Professional
Location   Cornwall College Camborne
Start Date   29/09/2021
Day/Time   Wednesday, 18:00-20:00
Fees   Tuition Fees: £410.00


Course Type   Leisure and Professional
Location   Cornwall College Camborne
Start Date   26/01/2022
Day/Time   Wednesday, 18:00-20:00
Fees   Tuition Fees: £410.00

This course is perfect if you are a complete beginner or have limited welding knowledge. Ideal if you want to learn a new skill, if you are creative, if you want to repair your own car or even a garden gate.


On this course you will learn a basic understanding of the different Welding processes used in industry and at home. Gaining a basic understanding of Manual Metal ARC welding (stick) and Metal Arc Gas Shielded (MIG), covering Flat and H/V single weld beads, re-joining of runs, welding outside corner joints, Butt welds and horizontal/vertical fillet welds on 3-6mm thick plate. The MIG/Mags welding section will cover the setting-up of the machine (gas, volts and wire speed etc) for correct operation to deposit welds in the horizontal/vertical and Flat welding positions, material thickness 1-6mm.
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You will require fire resistant overalls and steel toe capped boots/shoes for this course. Also due to Health and Safety guidelines we would recommend that you wear glasses instead of contact lenses if you require them.

This course runs on a Wednesday evening from 6.00pm to 8.00pm for 8 weeks.

Venue:-

Cornwall College Camborne
Trevenson Road
Pool
Redruth
TR15 3RD

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