Course Title: Perform routine oxy acetylene welding

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5204 Diploma of Engineering - Advanced Trade

Course Title: Perform routine oxy acetylene welding

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 20

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Course Description

This unit covers preparing materials and performing routine
oxy acetylene welding.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

MEM05004C Perform routine oxy acetylene welding


1 Identify weld
1.1 Weld requirements are identified from job instructions.
1.2 Location of welds is identified in accordance with
standard operating procedures and job specifications.

2 Prepare materials for
2.1 Materials are cleaned and prepared ready for welding.
3 Prepare equipment for
3.1 Welding equipment is set up correctly.
3.2 Settings and consumables are selected.

4 Perform routine welding
using oxy acetylene
4.1 Safe welding practices are applied.
4.2 Materials are welded to job requirements.
4.3 Welds are cleaned in accordance with standard
operating procedures.

Learning Outcomes

Overview of Assessment

A person who demonstrates competency in this unit must be
able to prepare materials and carry out routine oxy acetylene