Welding Experience Day

About the Course

Have you ever fancied trying your hand at welding? Now is your chance to grasp the concept and experience the practical techniques required for fusion welding of metals.

This experience day is designed to give an overview with practical experience in 2 of the many welding processes used today; Manual Metal Arc and Metal Inert Gas. These exciting and rewarding processes will give you a great insight to their use in DIY, art and commercial theatre. Topics covered will include:

  • Health and Safety
  • Equipment recognition and function
  • Manual Metal Arc (stick) 3mm plate
  • Metal Inert Gas (MIG) 1mm to 3mm

Entry Requirements

Candidates are required to bring their own PPE. We are governed by Health and Safety Executive (HSE) regulations therefore you will not be allowed to start the course without wearing non-nylon flame retardant coveralls and safety boots with steel toe caps.

By making a booking you are declaring yourself medically fit to participate in this course.

Useful Information

Free parking is available on campus; a permit will be issued and should be clearly displayed.

Tea and coffee making facilities are available, please bring a packed lunch and any other refreshments.

Instructor / Student Ratio 1:8

Course Dates

Wednesday 2 August 2023 (9:30am to 3:30pm)

£140 per person (9 places available)

For group bookings please contact Lorraine Cornwell 01245 424286