MEM05026C - Apply welding principles (ACC00006)
Gain welding certification (AS1796) by completing this short course which includes statutory and regulatory requirements, interpret welding terms, codes and symbols, effects of heat treatment, sequencing and planning as well as practical elements in either gas tungsten arc welding, alloy steel pipe, or alloy steel pipe over 270mm diameter.
To qualify for the full Welders Certification students will also be required to complete the theory unit, MEM05026C from the short course Welding Certification - Theory (ACC00006) as well as the practical units from Welding Certification - Practical (ACC00005). Upon successful completion of an accredited unit, students will be issued a Statement of Attainment for the accredited unit of competency MEM05026C is ‘Apply welding principles’.
The fee for this short course will be $602.70.
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Participants need to have a trade background in boilermaking, metal fabrication or fitting trades to undertake this course. To be eligible copies of completed qualification/s which include any pre-requisites must be provided to the teacher prior to enrolment. If students do not hold a trade qualification, students must supply evidence of 200 -300 hours of welding experience.
It is recommended students complete Welding Certification - Theory (ACC00006) prior to Welding Certification - Practical (ACC00005).
Student Outcomes, Career Opportunities and Occupations
Successful completion of one theory and one practical unit from from the Welders Certification course will lead to the person to possess a range of engineering skills including mechanical, electrical/electronic and fabrication, at the post Certificate lll trade level which is designed to improve your employment opportunities in the engineering field.
Upon successful completion of an accredited unit, students will be issued a Statement of Attainment.
Standard Course Structure
To qualify for the full Welders Certification students will be required to complete the theory unit, MEM05026C from the short course Welding Certification - Theory (ACC00006) as well as the practical units from Welding Certification - Practical (ACC00005).
Students need to be enrolled into the following unit to satisfy the theory components of this course. To satisfy the practical components, students will need to speak with teaching staff prior to enrolment. Enrolment into practical units will vary depending on the students desired course outcome.
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Various course intakes are available in 2018 which are specific to each CQUniversity campus.
Duration and dates
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What else might I find useful?
Financial assistance with fees may be available through concessions or via ‘Time to Pay’ payment plan. This and other information such as student support, study and library assistance can be found at www.cqu.edu.au/current-student
What will I receive?
- Steel Capped Boots
- Cotton Drill Long Clothing
One textbook is required for this course which is available to purchase from the CQUni Bookshop.
What job could training lead to?
Can I go on to further training?
This course covers units from the national training package, so you may receive recognition towards engineering qualifications. Completion of this course can contribute towards the competencies required to undertake Welding Technology Institute of Australia (WTIA) exams for International Welding Specialist Certificate or International Welding Practitioner Certificate. Contact WTIA for more information: Phone 02 9748 4443 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org