Night Hobby Welding - STICK, MIG or TIG (NACC00017)
These non-accredited short courses are ideal for the home or hobby welder. Learn the basics, how to set-up, tips and tricks of the weld. Courses are designed to give you the opportunity to participate in your chosen welding process.
The fee for each short course is $273.00.
|Course Type||Short Course (Non-accredited)|
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There are no entry requirements.
Student Outcomes, Career Opportunities and Occupations
A CQUniversity Statement of Attendance will be issued on completion of this non-accredited short course.
Standard Course Structure
MMAW (Electric Arc / Stick
known as stick or arc welding. Arc
welding is the most basic of all welding types, is easy to master in a home
welding situation. Can be used for manufacturing, construction and
repairs, very much well suited for heavy metal size 4 millimetres
GMAW (Gas Metal Arc Welding) NU0032
commonly called MIG welding this
welding type is the most widely used and perhaps the most easily mastered type
of welding for industry and home use. The GMAW process is suitable for fusing
mild steel, stainless-steel as well as aluminium.
GTAW (Tungsten Inert Gas) NU0033
TIG welding is comparable to oxy acetylene gas welding and needs a lot more expertise from the operator. Employed for carrying out high-quality work when a superior standard of finish is needed without making use of excessive clean up by sanding or grinding.
Various course intakes are available in 2018 which are specific to each CQUniversity campus.
Duration and dates
Two (2) on-campus classes for 2 hours each (4 hours total).
This course is available to study on-campus at the following locations:
CQUniversity Gladstone City
CQUniversity Rockhampton City
- Steel Capped Boots
- Welding Gloves
- Welding Helmet
- Clear Safety Glasses
- Cotton drill long clothing