Introduction to MIG Welding

An excellent foundation and refresher course in MIG welding

Who is it for?

This course focuses on safety and the best-practice techniques and skills of MIG welding. The course combines theory and practical instruction, and attendees will learn how to manage and assess MIG welding tasks as well as how to tackle a welding task yourself

What will I learn?
  • Check the equipment is set up safely and understand potential dangers that could arise by the incorrect use of the equipment
  • Adjust voltage/current to suit work
  • Recognize and rectify faults and causes.
  • Be able to weld in the flat position

Course Details

  • Location: Havant
  • Duration: 5 Days (one day a week)
  • Member: £860
  • Non-Member: £1012

All fees subject to VAT

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Course Overview
  • Safe working practices (personal, electrical and equipment)
  • Welding terminology and weld symbols
  • Setting the weld conditions
  • Care and use of gas cylinders, hoses and valves
  • Appreciation of gas pressure and flow rates
  • Setting up procedures and tack welding
  • Selection and use of electrode wire
  • Practical exercises in welding techniques of lap and butt joints
  • Identification of welding defects and rectification requirements

Course Dates
Courses commence;

4 September 2017
8 January 2018

Company Sponsored Option

This course is also available as a company sponsored option which is for your delegates only, this is a flexible solution and can be tailored to reflect your business needs, delivered on a date, time and place to suit you - please contact us.


Group Discounts

Take advantage of these discounts when booking this course;

5% off for 2-3 people
8% off for 4-5 people
12% off for 6 or more people

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