Introduction to GMAW (Gas Metal Arc Welding)

Course Description

This class will provide an overview of the equipment for Gas Metal Arc welding. Topics include Safety, Power Source, Wire Feeders, Welding Guns, Equipment Setup, and Consumables. The class will perform striking an arc, Fillet weld in the 1f, 2f, 3f, and 4f positions on carbon steel plate. There are no prerequisites for this class. This class is designed to give you the basic understanding and skill to perform (GMAW) in the maintenance, construction, and production. Classes will be held Monday thru Thursday from 7:30 am 4:30 pm.


 Basic computer skills are required. Windows 98, 2000, XP knowledge is preferred. Electrical Safety Knowledge is preferred.

  • Course Length
    4 days/32 hours
  • Min Attendee
    2 per company, per class
  • Max Attendee
    5 max class size
  • Pass/Fail Required?
  • Certification Offered?
  • Reminder
    Proper Clothing is required! No Shorts, No jewelry, No tank tops, No open toed shoes, sandals or flip flops! This is strictly enforced!