MEM05050B - Perform routine gas metal arc welding


MIG welding is the most common type of welding carried out in the industry today. This course applies in maintenance or manufacturing environment where the weld quality is not required to meet an Australian Standard or equivalent. Fillet and butt welds would typically be performed on low carbon/mild steels.

Course Duration

This course can be undertaken as:

  • 2-day course from 8:00am to 4:30pm each day $390 (GST exempt) p/p; or
  • 6 consecutive Wednesday evenings from 5:00pm to 8:00pm $420 (GST exempt) p/p; or

Course Content

The course covers:

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

Course Pre-requisites

There are no mandated pre-requisites for entry into this course.

Successful Completion

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

  • MEM05050B – Perform routine gas metal arc welding 

PPE (Personal Protective Equipment) to be supplied by participant

  • Safety boots
  • Non-tinted safety glasses
  • Welding helmet
  • Gauntlet gloves
  • Long pants and a long sleeved shirt (for WHS reasons please do not wear excessively loose clothing)
  • Safety glasses, basic welding helmet and gauntlet gloves can be purchased from reception (Please enquire at time of booking)

Course Locations

Ottoway Trade Training Centre

275 Grand Junction Road


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

How to Apply

Bookings and enquiries can be made:

Course Fees

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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