Course Title: Select welding processes

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C3191 Certificate III in Engineering - Fabrication Trade

Course Title: Select welding processes

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 20

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Course Contact: Program Manager

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Course Description

This unit covers identifying material properties and selecting appropriate welding processes to achieve safe and effective welding outcomes.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

MEM05051A Select welding processes


1. Identify properties of commonly used metals

2. Identify and provide for welding contingencies

3. Identify appropriate welding processes

4. Identify cleaning and preparation requirements

Learning Outcomes

Overview of Assessment

Assessment may incorporate a variety of methods including written/oral activities and demonstration of practical skills to the relevant industry standards. Participants are advised that they are likely to be asked to personally demonstrate their assessment activities to their teacher/assessor. Feedback will be provided throughout the course.