Motorsports - Basic Materials

Motorsports - Basic Materials

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


Course Description
Five day technical program limited to 8 attendees that is approximately 30% classroom and 70% hands-on.

The primary focus of this course is on basic motorsports materials and applications (GMAW, GTAW, Oxyfuel, and Plasma Cutting) including aluminum and stainless steel. In addition to these concepts, new technologies will be introduced, which include Waveform Control Technology® and Precision TIG® technology.

To enhance your knowledge of current thinking in arc welding safety, processes, instruction, concepts, equipment, and consumables, as well as your welding skills.

Course Content
Day 1 - Safety and Gas Tungston Arc Welding (TIG)
Day 2 - Gas Metal Arc Welding (MIG)
Day 3 - Alloy (metallurgy, identification, classification, preheating)
Day 4 - Alloy (aluminum and stainless steel)
Day 5 - Oxyfuel, plasma cutting, open lab and plant tour, and TIG kit with gas lens parts

40 Clock Hours: Lab: 32, Class: 8

Time: 8:00am to 4:00pm
Lunch: 10:50am. to 11:20am

Course Fee:

Registration Fee:

2017 Course Dates:
January 16-20
March 6-10
June 19-23
August 21-25
October 9-13