Introduction to Welding Skills Beginners’ Course

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If you need to refresh your welding skills, learn how to weld to make art, or need to quickly gain basic welding techniques and skills, this course is for you. This 10 week course is designed to teach you welding theory and practice, welding joints, and application.

There’s plenty of practical opportunities mainly using the Metal Inert Gas (MIG) welding process. You’ll also learn how to use lots of different tools such as angle grinders, pillar drills, plasma cutters, and more. Progression may include a creative metal art course.

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