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Welding Essential Skills

Course length

6 hours


This introductory course is suitable for beginners and those who want to improve their welding skills for employment. It is strongly recommended for agriculture students. It covers all widely used welding processes, with the most common electrodes and the safe operation of oxy-fuel cutting equipment. Fee includes supplies, cap, gloves, hearing protection, and safety glasses. Wear cotton or wool clothing, coveralls, and safety boots. If you do not bring appropriate clothing and footwear, your access to the welding shop will be limited.

UFV can also offer training in:

  • Oxy Fuel Cutting
  • Metal Shop Tools
  • Shielded Metal Arc (Stick) Welding
  • Gas Metal Arc Welding (MIG)
  • Flux Core Arc Welding
  • Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (TIG)

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