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Course Description

This beginners Tungsten Inert Gas (TIG) welding course covers the theory and applications of the Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (GTAW) process. Laboratory exercises are performed on mild steel, stainless steel, and aluminum, incorporating various positions and joint designs.

 

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Learner Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, you will be able to:

  • Use safe working practices while performing GMAW welding processes
  • Perform the following practical weld tests:

1) 2F on 3/8” Plate Using the GMAW Process with Stringer beads

2) 3F on 3/8” Plate Using the GMAW Process with a Down Hand Root and an Up Hand Fill & Cap

3) 2F on 3/8” Plate Using the FCAW Process with Stringer beads

4) 1F on 3/8” Plate Using the GMAW Process for the Root and Using the FCAW Process For The Fill & Cap

5) 2F & 3F on 11Gauge Plate Using the GMAW Process

Prerequisites

Strongly Recommended: Welding - Oxyacetylene (WELD 003)

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Section Title
Beginner Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (TIG Welding)
Type
Laboratory
Days
F, M, W
Time
6:00PM to 9:00PM
Dates
Aug 13, 2021 to Sep 03, 2021
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
30.0
Location
  • Main Campus
Delivery Options
Classroom  
Course Fee(s)
Tuition non-credit $650.00
Service charge(s)
  • Tech Fee ($10)
Drop Request Deadline
May 20, 2021 to Aug 14, 2021
Transfer Request Deadline
May 20, 2021 to Aug 14, 2021
Withdrawal Request Deadline
Aug 15, 2021 to Aug 27, 2021
Section Notes

Due to COVID-19, students who are scheduled to attend an in-person class on any SAIT campus will be expected to show proof of ID – either your SAIT ID card or a government-issued picture ID.

Students will also need to show proof of enrollment into a course for the time they are on campus.  

For more information including where to park, available campus services, and more, please visit On Campus during COVID-19 on sait.ca. 

Section Title
Beginner Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (TIG Welding)
Type
Laboratory
Days
M, W, F
Time
6:00PM to 9:00PM
Dates
Oct 18, 2021 to Nov 08, 2021
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
30.0
Location
  • Main Campus
Delivery Options
Classroom  
Course Fee(s)
Tuition non-credit $650.00
Service charge(s)
  • Tech Fee ($10)
Drop Request Deadline
Apr 06, 2021 to Oct 19, 2021
Transfer Request Deadline
Apr 06, 2021 to Oct 19, 2021
Withdrawal Request Deadline
Oct 20, 2021 to Nov 01, 2021
Section Notes

Due to COVID-19, students who are scheduled to attend an in-person class on any SAIT campus will be expected to show proof of ID – either your SAIT ID card or a government-issued picture ID.

Students will also need to show proof of enrollment into a course for the time they are on campus.  

For more information including where to park, available campus services, and more, please visit On Campus during COVID-19 on sait.ca. 

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