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Manual Metal Arc Welding (Introduction)

This practical hands-on short course provides an introduction to arc welding for students with little or no welding experience, and leads on to a recognised industry standard.

Overview

This practical hands-on short course provides an introduction to arc welding for students with little or no welding experience, and leads on to a recognised industry standard.

Topics covered on this short course include:

  • Introduction to arc welding
  • Safety precautions
  • Set-up and use of equipment
  • Mild steel welding
  • Electrode terminology
  • Basic down-hand welding
  • Theoretical and practical training in metal arc welding

This course may be taught in conjunction with TTECS088 and TTECS089 (dependant on numbers).

Note: You may need to attach a certified true copy of your passport (and/or permanent residence permit) or NZ birth certificate with your application. This can be signed as a true copy by a solicitor, or Justice of the Peace. Alternatively, bring original documents to Student Central at Unitec to any one of the three locations indicated on the Short Course application form.

Pre-requisites
None.

Minimum Enrolment Number
6 students.
If the minimum number of students to be enrolled is not reached, then Unitec reserves the right to cancel the class. Should this occur, you will be notified ahead of closure. Before you make any travel or accomodation arrangements, we recommed that you first check that your course is running. Note that this course may be taught in conjunction with TTECS066 (dependent on numbers).

Maximum Enrolment Number
12 students.

Fee
See the fee within the below Classes

Duration
6 weeks

Course Code
TTECS067

How to apply
Hit the 'Apply Now' button on the top right of this page and follow the steps. Applications close 7 days before the start date of each class.

Available Classes
See the Classes section below. If these dates don't suit you and/or if you're interested in being notified of future upcoming classes, please Register your interest in this short course.

Classes

Week commencing19 August 2019
$710.81 (Domestic Fee: $710.81; International Fee: $745.34) 7758 TTECS067 29 September 2019
21 Aug 19 - 25 Sep 19: Lecture. Wednesday 17:30 - 20:30 Mt Albert (307-1064)
22 Aug 19 - 26 Sep 19: Lecture. Thursday 17:30 - 20:30 Mt Albert (307-1064)
Week commencing07 October 2019
$710.81 (Domestic Fee: $710.81; International Fee: $745.34) 7759 TTECS067 24 November 2019
23 Oct 19 - 27 Nov 19: Lecture. Wednesday 17:30 - 20:30 Mt Albert (307-1064)
24 Oct 19 - 28 Nov 19: Lecture. Thursday 17:30 - 20:30 Mt Albert (307-1064)