Introduction to Welding

This course will teach you how to safely and professionally use common welding equipment, including MIG, TIG, and ARC welders. Welding skills are highly sought after in a huge range of industries, especially when you have been taught the proper way to use equipment while keeping your safety and your workplace’s safety in mind.

The skills you learn during this course will help you to create your own welding projects, complete repairs to the highest standards, and maintain your equipment and materials. Learn how to weld the right way and you’ll open doors to meaningful employment.

Course Code


Course Type

Short Course

Study mode

On Campus

Part Time


Part Time: 10 weeks




Every Tuesday for 10 weeks: 5.00pm-9.00pm

Career opportunities


Opportunities for further study


Qualifications and Recognition

Upon completion of this course students will receive a Statement of Participation.


Not Applicable

Specialist Course Information


Material and Equipment Supplied by Students

Students will be required to bring their own safety gear which includes full length overalls OR suitable Hard yakka type pants and full length shirt, safety boots, hearing protection, welding helmets, Oxy glasses, Safety glasses, Welding gloves, Pliers and a Welding jacket

Entry Requirements

Not Applicable

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

Many TAFE Gippsland courses offer Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL). To find out more visit the TAFE Gippsland website or contact us to discuss your option.

Course cost

For the course cost please visit the TAFE Gippsland website or cal 1300 133 717.