Learn to Weld

Course Code
Course Type
Short Course
Unit Code
Course Location
Course Duration
Part Time: 8 sessions / 32 hours
Course Cost
Study Modes
On Campus; Part Time (Night)

Contact the Short Course Hotline to express your interest in this course.
Phone: 1300 657 261
Fax: 1300 094 661
Email: shortcourses@gippstafe.edu.au

Course Overview

Welding is a handy skill that can be used by weekend handymen and trade professionals alike. This course will provide you with the skills and knowledge to use electric arc welding processes.

Course structure

In this course you will learn about:

  • Manual metal arc welding (MMAW)
  • Gas metal arc welding (GMAW)
  • Oxy-acetylene welding (OAW)
  • Oxy-acetylene cutting process
Is this course right for me?

This course is designed for people with little or no prior knowledge of welding using the electric arc welding processes.

Qualifications And Recognition

Upon completion of this course, students will be issued with a Statement of Attainment.

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

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Entry Requirements

There are no prerequisites for this course, however, you are required to wear steel capped safety boots, combination overalls, safety glasses and welding gloves for all sessions.

How To Apply

Direct to Institute


Theory assessment

Course Times

Campus Time Date Description
Yallourn 5.00pm-9.00pm 12, 19, 26 March and 2, 9, 16, 23 April Learn to Weld, 11/02