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Welding - General

State ID: MAB26


This course covers the process of using a welding machine and the difference between MIG & Stick welding.

It is a great place to start if you have not done a lot of welding or have done a small amount and want to learn more.

Suited to beginners, hobby welders, home handy man and trades assistants wanting to up skill.


On successful completion of this course, students will receive a statement of attainment for the following nationally accredited units.

    MEMPE002A Use Electric Welding Machines

Entrance Requirements

Fees and charges

Important information

How to apply

Entrance Requirements

This course has basic equipment and/or PPE requirements (Located under Important Information)

Fees and charges

Non-Concession: $310.80
Concession: $194.45
Commercial / International: $466.55

School age students
Students who would normally be attending year 12 or below in the current calendar year will be eligible to enrol at the commercial / international rate for this course.

International students
This courses isn’t available to Visa 500 International Students.
For information on international courses, please follow this link to the TAFE International WA website
Other visa holder students
All other visa holders (i.e 457, 300, 485, 489, 496) contact either South West or Great Southern Campuses to confirm your eligibility;
South West Campuses    studentservices@srtafe.wa.edu.au    0417 937 894
Great Southern Campuses    studentsupport@srtafe.wa.edu.au    1800 675 781

Important information


In order to comply with safety requirements, students are required to attend all classes wearing:

  •     Long work trousers (cotton or denim)
  •     Long sleeved work shirt (cotton or denim)
  •     Steel capped work boots
  •     Students must supply a welding shield (helmet) compliant with Australian Standards equipped with a number 11 shade lens or an auto shade helmet
  •     Clear safety glasses
  •     Welding gloves

All equipment can be purchased through any supplier of protective equipment.

How to apply

Please complete the Course enquiry form below to receive enrolment information.

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Albany Campus
Date: Register Your Interest
Time: To Be Advised
Duration: 5 weeks (Tues and Wed nights)
Bunbury Campus
Date: 22 October to 6 November 2019
Time: 6.00pm - 9.00pm
Duration: 3 weeks (Tues and Wed nights)

Course enquiry

Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Page last updated October 14, 2019