To give the delegate an appreciation of the various welding processes.
The course can be held at NETA or on sites where there are suitable facilities and equipment
There are no pre-requisites.
6 – 10 persons.
Lecture notes, audio-visual presentation and demonstrations.
On successful completion of the course candidates will receive a NETA certificate. The certificate will be sent directly to the delegate or their sponsor company.
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On completion of the course delegates will be able to:
- Describe terminology used in Welding
- Explain and discuss:
- Manual Metal Arc (M.M.A.)
- Tungsten Inert Gas (TIG)
- Metal Inert Gas (MIG / MAG)
- Explain and discuss the following methods of gas cutting and gouging:
- Oxy/Gas cutting
- Understand basic welding metallurgy and the classification of electrodes
- Advise customers on non-consumable items used in welding, cutting and gouging e.g. ceramics and nozzles
- Explain welding procedures and welder qualifications to different codes
- Identify welding faults including their causes, prevention and rectification
- Define and discussing destructive and non-destructive testing of welds.
Introduction to the Centre
- Domestic and safety arrangements
- Safety equipment and clothing
Statement of Course Objectives
Types of Welding and Cutting Processes and their Applications Including:
- Manual Metal Arc (MMA)
- Tungsten Inert Gas (TIG/TAG)
- Metal Inert Gas (MIG/MAG)
- Oxy/Gas Cutting
Basic Welding Metallurgy
Types of Non-Consumable Items such as Ceramics, Nozzles, etc. used in Welding, Cutting and Gouging
Welding Procedures and Welder Qualification to Different Codes
Welding Faults – Their Causes, Prevention and Rectification
Destructive and Non-Destructive Testing of Welds
Recapitulation and General Discussion
NB: Throughout the course there will be practical demonstrations and delegates will be encouraged to take part.