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NACC00085 - Welding for Engineers Short Course


At a glance

These non-accredited short courses have been specifically designed for applicants with an Undergraduate or Postgraduate Engineering background, who wish to gain practical welding skills. 

This course covers the basics of how to set-up and will include tips and tricks of the weld. These courses are designed to give you the opportunity to participate in your chosen welding process. Applicants have the option to choose from one or more of MMAW (Electric Arc / Stick Welding), GMAW (Gas Metal Arc Welding) and GTAW (Tungsten Inert Gas). 

The cost of each short course will be $260.00.

Application Mode On-campus
Availability Gladstone City
Duration2 classes for 2 hours each class.
Intake Dates April; May

Career Opportunities

This course is a non-accredited short course designed for the student to gain practical welding skills.

Entry Requirements

Ideally, applicants should be a member of Engineers Australia. If applicants are not members of Engineers Australia, they should enquire about the Night Hobby Welding short course.

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CQUniversity Gladstone City

Choose one or more of the following classes:

MMAW (Electric Arc / Stick Welding)

Tuesday, 18 April 2017 and Wednesday, 19 April 2017.

GMAW (Gas Metal Arc Welding)

Tuesday, 26 April 2017 and Wednesday, 27 April 2017.

GTAW (Tungsten Inert Gas)

Tuesday, 2 May 2017 and Wednesday, 3 May 2017.

All classes will be held from 6pm - 8 pm at Building C, Room 2.10 (outside the Metal Fabrication workshop).

Students will need to supply their own Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for this short course. This includes wearing Cotton Drill Long Sleeved Clothing and Steel Capped Boots. Students must bring long welding gloves, TIG welding gloves, welding screens/masks and Clear Safety Glasses.


This non-accredited short course is available at CQUniversity Gladstone City.

Duration and dates

2 classes for 2 hours each class.

How to Apply


To enquire about intake dates or to submit an application:

  • call 13 27 86, or
  • visit us at reception at one of our locations.

For further information

If you have any questions about the course or program, please call us on 13 27 86.

You can also register your interest to stay up-to-date with program developments, application timelines and events happening in your area.

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