In this induction, the participant will learn the standard operating procedure of the MIG welding machine, parts and auxiliaries, and how to use the fabrication table and clamping systems.
Participants will learn the right attire for welding and how to safely set up the space, position the screen shield, use the welding helmet, set up the fume extractor and how to configure the welding machine and gas for the particular job intended and then acquire a close feel of the welding flow and an ability to differentiate between a good and a bad weld.
Tools and Equipment Access
Upon the successful completion of this induction, the member will be granted access to the metal bandsaw, the chop saw, the grinder and the MIG welder and the Argon-CO2 cylinder in the shop.
This workshop is to impart basic knowledge and hands-on preliminary skill in using metal fabrication tools and machines. The workshop will include cutting a metal stock to the required length, turning, milling and finishing a part to provide a polished finish.
This course is for complete beginners, no experience required
2 - 5 attendees
Attire: No loose hair, loose clothing, rings, bracelets or other jewelry or any garments that can become entangled with moving parts. Full trousers, closed foot wear (no slippers or sandals)
Gear: Safety gear will be provided for the induction and this includes Welding gloves, flame resistant coats, welding helmet.
During Workshop: Instructor and assistant supervision
After Workshop: Supervision is not necessary after induction, however this is subject to assessment of a member's experience and competence.
None. Suggested reading and video content will be sent to registered participants to prepare for workshop.
Members: AED 200.00
Non-members/Private Session: AED 350.00