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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2017 Course Dates:
January 9-13
January 23-27
February 13-17
February 20-24
March 27-31
April 3-7
April 24-28
May 8-12
May 15-19
June 12-16
June 26-30
July 31 - August 4
August 7-11
September 11-15
September 25-29
October 30 - November 3
November 13-17
November 27 - December 1
December 4-8
December 11-15