This program is designed to introduce skilled trades persons, technicians, supervisors, production personnel and others in the industry, to the proper techniques and theory based knowledge using the F.C.A.W. (Flux-Core) welding process. At the conclusion of this course trainees will demonstrate new and or improved skills using the F.C.A.W. (Flux-Core) process in various positions and different joint configurations. Trainees will learn to operate Oxy-Fuel and or Plasma cutting equipment in a safe and efficient manner on various alloys.
Health and Safety for arc welding & cutting.
Proper Operating Procedures for Oxy-Fuel, Plasma, and or Carbon Arc Gouging and cutting equipment.
FCAW (Flux-Core) Theory Fundamentals
Welding Machine Fundamentals
Filler Wire/Electrode Selection
Weld Faults (Causes and Cures)
FCAW (Flux-Core) Welding Techniques
A theory and practical welding test is given, in which 70% is required to pass. Weldtech certificate awarded to successful trainees.
Five days (8:00 AM – 3:30 PM) 37.5hrs.
This program does not require approval under the Private Career Colleges Act, 2005.