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. Students must wear cotton drill long sleeved clothing and steel capped boots. Students must also bring welding gloves, a welding helmet and clear safety glasses to class.
There are no entry requirements.
|Course Type||Short Course (Non-accredited)|
|Fees||For detailed information on Course Fees, visit www.cqu.edu.au/fees|
|How to Apply||Please Enquire|
Tertiary Admission Centre Codes (TAC) Codes
This course is a non-accredited short course designed for the home or hobby welder. A CQUniversity Statement of Attendance will be issued on completion of this non-accredited short course.
1 on-campus class for 2 hours.
Availability varies between campuses, please see Course Intakes and More Details for further information.
|GMAW (Gas Metal Arc Welding) NU0032
More 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.
|NU0032||GMAW (Gas Metal Arc Welding)||More Information||Training.gov Details|
|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
|NU0033||GTAW (Tungsten Inert Gas)||More Information||Training.gov Details|
|MMAW (Electric Arc / Stick Welding) NU0017
Generally 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 upwards.
|NU0017||MMAW (Electric Arc / Stick Welding)||More Information||Training.gov Details|
|Unit Code||Unit Name|
|NU0032||GMAW (Gas Metal Arc Welding)|
|NU0033||GTAW (Tungsten Inert Gas)|
|NU0017||MMAW (Electric Arc / Stick Welding)|
|Dates||Start Time||End Time||Room|
|29th August 2019 - 5th September 2019||6:00 PM||8:00 PM||N/A|
|Extra Information: TIG Only - Attend THURSDAY nights on 29 August and 5 September.|