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.
30 Clock Hours: Lab: 26, Class: 4
- 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
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.
2016 Course Dates:
March 28 - April 1
June 27 - July 1
October 31 - November 4