TAFE Statement in Basic Welding

TAFE Statement
Course no:
Start date:
Mon 16 Oct 2017
 –   Ultimo
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  • Basic Welding course details

    Course description and aims

    This course is designed specifically for beginners with no previous experience.
    It covers the fundamentals of welding, heating and cutting ferrous metals,
    - general safety
    - basic welding, heating and thermal cutting using oxy acetylene equipment
    - manual metal arc welding
    - gas metal arc welding.

    The program provides the opportunity for people to develop basic skills for
    their own private use or to enhance employability in any of the trace or
    maintenance areas.

    For occupational health and safety reasons participants are required to wear
    one-piece cotton drill overalls or cotton drill trousers and a long sleeve
    shirt, with fully enclosed leather shoes or boots (steel capped preferred).

    Course outcomes and careers

    Entry requirements

    Enrol at any location

    Part Time Evening
    Course start:
    Mon 16 Oct 2017
    Course duration:
    7 Weeks
    3 Hours per week
    Course Fee:
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    About offering:


    Attend the following orientation to meet with the teaching staff, discuss the course and get more information. Your timetable and class allocation will be provided to you at this orientation so it is essentail that you attend.

    Tuesday 20 June 2017, from 8:30am to 6:30pm at Ultimo College, Main Campus, 651-731 Harris Street, Building N, Ground Level, Room NG.23.

    Indicative timetable:

    You will need to attend approximately 3 hours of class a week over 1 evening per week. An indication of how your weekly timetable may look is: One night per week either Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday, 6:00pm to 9:00pm

    How to enrol or apply:


    Before you enrol you must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI). Visit http://www.usi.gov.au/students/create-your-usi to request a USI. Remember to add Sydney TAFE to your account via the Manage Permissions page (code: 90003, name: TAFE NSW - Sydney Institute).

    Find out more about applying and enrolling: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/applying-and-enrolling

    Fee information:


    Recognition is a process of acknowledging previously completed qualifications, skills, knowledge or experience relevant to your course. This may reduce the amount of learning required, reduce your course fees and allow you to achieve your qualification faster.

    Find out more about recognition: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/recognition


    Fees, payment and refunds: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/fees-and-charges

    Financial assistance: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/financial-assistance

    Other Information:

    Your actual time table will be organised at the orientation session so it is important to attend


    NumberSubject nameNominal hours
    165-600040ABasic Welding21



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