Gas Metal Arc Welding - Semiautomatic

Gas Metal Arc Welding - Semiautomatic

Ankle high leather safety steel-toed shoes are mandatory for this class.


Course Description
Designed to instruct welders in welding safety and the Gas Metal Arc Welding process (GMAW - MIG). The course lasts one week, involving approximately 30 hours of booth instruction, lecture and practice.


Course Content

  • Learn fundamentals of GMAW (MIG)
  • Instruction on the metal arc transfers of short circuiting, globular, spray arc, pulsed spray arc, Power Mode and Surface Tension Transfer®
  • Learn how various shielding gases affect gas metal arc welding
  • Individual booth time will be dedicated to welding on mild steel, stainless steel and aluminum in all welding positions

30 Clock Hours: Lab: 26, Class: 4


Please Note: If a student desires to practice on different types of welds, and/or materials other than those offered, material must be provided by student.

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2016 Course Dates:
February 1-5
February 15-19
February 22-26
March 28 - April 1
April 4-8
April 11-15
April 25-29
May 9-13
May 16-20
June 13-17
June 27 - July 1
August 8-12
August 22-26
September 12-16
September 26-30
October 3-7
October 31 - November 4
November 7-11
December 5-9
December 12-16