Distributor Welding Fundamentals


Distributor Welding Fundamentals


Distributor Welding Fundamentals

Course Overview

This distributor training program covers general welding process
fundamentals for the five main arc welding processes: SMAW, GTAW,
GMAW, FCAW and SAW. The focus of this course is process knowlege while
also covering Lincoln Electric products related to each process. The program
is 50% classroom instruction and 50% hands-on.


The course is designed for new distributor personnel in the welding
industry or those who want to increase their general welding knowledge
and welding skills.


Corporate: 4.5 days

Topics Covered

  • ​Welding Safety
  • ​Automation Tour and Demonstrations
  • Lincoln Electric Overview
  • ​SAW Demo
  • Welding Fundamentals
  • Oxyfuel/Plasma Demonstrations
  • SMAW Process and Products
  • Pre-Test/Post-Test
  • GTAW Process and Products
  • Hands-On Welding
  • GMAW Process and Products
  • Basic Troubleshooting
  • FCAW Process and Products
  • Service Department Overview
  • ​Sales and Marketing Programs
  • Machine Division Tour

What's Included

  • Coffee, snacks and lunch daily
  • One night’s dinner and entertainment
  • Training material hand-outs
  • All welding consumables and base material
  • Red Line™ Welding Gear Ready-Pak®
  • Certificate of completion


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Course Fee:

Cleveland Corporate Campus
2017 Course Dates (5 days):
March 20-24
August 28 - September 1