MEM05012C - Perform routine manual metal arc welding (from $390 to $420 p/p)

With industry machines now being portable, ARC welding is one of the most common types of welds used today.  Employment outcomes may include: Gates and fencing, trailer manufacturing, construction industry, earthmoving equipment, maintenance and manufacturing and the defence industry.

Course Delivery
Option 1

Course Duration - 2-day course from 8:00am to 4:30pm each day

$390 (GST exempt) per person

Option 2
Course Duration - 6 consecutive Wednesday evenings from 5:00pm to 8:00pm

$420 (GST exempt) per person

Course Content
The course applies in a maintenance or manufacturing environment where the welding is not required to meet an Australian standard or equivalent. Fillet and butt welds would typically be performed on low carbon/mild steels. The course covers:

  • Identifying weld requirements
  • Preparing materials for weld
  • Preparing equipment for welding
  • Perform routine welding using MMAW 

Course Pre-requisites
Participants must:

  • be at least 16 years of age
  • provide their Unique Student Identifier (USI). To apply for a USI go to
  • bring photo identification on the day of training
  • have the ability to read and understand basic English and communicate this both written and verbally
  • have basic maths skills
  • wear appropriate Personal Protective Equipment see PPE on next page.

Successful Completion
Students who successfully complete all the requirements of this course will be issued with a Statement of Attainment for:

  • MEM05012C - Perform routine manual metal arc welding

PPE (Personal Protective Equipment) to be supplied by participant 

  • Safety boots 
  • Non-tinted safety glasses*
  • Basic welding helmet*
  • Gauntlet gloves*
  • Long pants and a long sleeved shirt (for WHS reasons please do not wear excessively loose clothing) 

*These items can be purchased from reception (Please enquire at time of booking)

Course Location
Ottoway Trade Training Centre
275 Grand Junction Road
OTTOWAY  SA  5013    

In addition to courses scheduled at the above location ATEC can also deliver training at your work site (subject to equipment requirements). Contact us for more information.

Pre-enrolment Information
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How to Apply
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Payment Methods
Courses must be paid for prior to commencement unless alternative arrangements have been made. Statements may be withheld until payment has been received.
Note: Fees and Refund Policy applies.


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