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Welding (NQF Level 02 – 04)

Shalom Technical College is accredited by merSETA, accreditation number:
17-QA/ACC/1250/16, to offer the Occupational Qualification in WELDING.
Learners are registered for full theoretical and practical training in Welding
Application and Practice in the following modules: Safety in the workplace; Working
with materials and tools; Drawing and measuring; Join metal products using an
electric arc or gas welding process; The welders work environment; Specifications,
codes and standards that govern welding; Health and safety of welders;
Identification of weld joints; Welding symbols and related sketches; Material
selection and work piece preparation; Material identification; Heat treatment of
metals; Base metal preparation; Joint fit-up and alignment; Basic oxy-fuel welding;
cutting and brazing; Oxy-fuel equipment and gas cutting techniques; Oxy-acetylene
welding; Oxy-fuel brazing; Arc welding and processes; Shielded metal arc welding
process; Gas metal arc welding process; Flux cored welding process; Gas tungsten
arc welding process.

At the end of the training program, qualified welders are employable in the mining
industries, petro-chemical industries, engineering industries, manufacturing
industries, etc. Qualified welders are also fully equipped to become immediate
employers of labour by setting up their own welding business.

 

WELDING SHORT COURSES:

  •  OXY-FUEL WELDING, CUTTING AND BRAZING
  • SHIELDED METAL ARC WELDING & PROCESS – Mild Steel
  • SHIELDED METAL ARC WELDING & PROCESS – Aluminium
  • SHIELDED METAL ARC WELDING & PROCESS – Stainless Steel
  • GAS METAL ARC WELDING & PROCESS – CO2 GAS WELDING-Mild Steel
  • GAS METAL ARC WELDING & PROCESS – CO2 GAS WELDING-
    Aluminium
  • GAS METAL ARC WELDING & PROCESS – CO2 GAS WELDING-Stainless
    Steel
  • FLUX CORED WELDING & PROCESS
  • GAS TUNGSTEN ARC WELDING PROCESS – Mild Steel
  • GAS TUNGSTEN ARC WELDING PROCESS – Aluminium
  • GAS TUNGSTEN ARC WELDING PROCESS – Stainless Steel
  • STOVEPIPE WELDING
  • SILVER SOLDERING