Welding - Basic Adult Education Tasmania

Welding - Basic

Course description

An introduction to basic welding processes. This course is suited to the hobbyist and the home handyperson.

What your course will cover

  • A hands-on, practical course in which you can learn basic cutting and welding techniques using the electric arc, oxy and MIG welding processes
  • Thin materials of 1.6 and 3mm mild steel will be used during this course

What you can hope to achieve

  • Develop skills to safely undertake basic welding projects

What to bring

Under the requirements of the Tasmanian ‘Workplace Health and Safety Act - 1995’, all participants in training being conducted in the workshop of this facility are to provide and use the following protective equipment during General Workshop (Fabrication) & Welding Activities

  • Clothing – Combination overalls (NO uncovered flannelette shirts will be permitted)
  • Steel capped safety boots (not shoes)
  • Clear safety glasses
  • Hearing protection (class 4)
  • Gas welding goggles
  • Leather welding gloves
  • Welding helmet

Personal protective equipment required for this course can be purchased from any Welding Equipment and Supplies company – see listings in Yellow Pages.
Approximate costs for Starter Kit from BOC Invermay is $150. Contact them directly for more information on 6326 4666.

Important information

Please note that children must not attend this class unless it is a specified parent/child activity.

Disability and special needs

Libraries Tasmania is committed to achieving open, equitable access and participation to a range of adult education programs and courses. If you have a disability or medical condition which you think may impact on your ability to participate in an adult education course, please complete the Special Needs Form available at: http://adulteducation.libraries.tas.gov.au/enrolling, or contact the adult education team: http://adulteducation.libraries.tas.gov.au/contact. This will help us to make the necessary adjustments to maximise your enjoyment and experience in your chosen course. All enquiries are confidential.

Please note that carers supporting learners with disabilities can attend our classes free of charge. For more information, please contact adult education team: http://adulteducation.libraries.tas.gov.au/contact.

Refund policy

Cancellations and Refunds
Please choose your course carefully. A full refund is payable in the event that a class is cancelled. No other refunds are considered except for extenuating circumstances which are supported by a written application.

Contact details

For General Enquiries contact

  • (03) 6165 5564

Or for specific enquiries relating to issues in your area, contact your local centre http://www.libraries.tas.gov.au/locations

Terms and Conditions

Go to: http://adulteducation.libraries.tas.gov.au/policies or contact the adult education team:

$488.4 Limited inc GST / $438.41 / $453.40
Welding - Basic

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