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Statement of Attainment in Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW) - Entry Level

TAFE NSW Course Number: 162-R2056V02

Mount Druitt

Study Type:
Part Time Day

Start Date:
7 Apr 2018


6 weeks

Full Fee: $1,030
Max. Fee If Eligible For Subsidy: $0

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  • Government Subsidised

Contact by Training Services NSW

If your course has been funded by Training Services NSW under Smart and Skilled, you may be contacted by a Training Services NSW representative to discuss your experience at Western Sydney Institute.

This RTO Skill Set is designed to provide beginners who have no experience, with basic welding skills. Participants will learn the fundamentals of Gas Metal Arc Welding (also known as GMAW) including equipment use and safety. This Skilll Set is suitable for the general public or anyone wanting to develop basic welding skills.

This course is introduction only. Prior to registrations please contact Kevin Galley or Bill Roberts on 02 92086473.

Duration: This course runs every Saturday from 8 am - 11 am over 6 weeks.

Location: TAFE NSW - Mount Druitt, Metal Fabrication Section, Block G Via Gate 3, Cnr Mount Street & North Parade, Mount Druitt

To ensure you leave us with the most up to date qualification...

If during or after your enrolment, the course in which you are enrolled is updated in line with national industry standards, the Institute reserves the right to transition you into an alternate course. If this becomes necessary, the Institute will advise you of the change and the arrangements which will be available for you to complete your alternate course.

There are no entry requirements.

Credit (or recognition) for modules/units may be granted based on previous learning, studies, work and/or life experiences. Please discuss this with the teaching section when you enrol.

MEM05052A Apply safe welding practices
MEM05050B Perform routine gas metal arc welding
MEM05007C Perform manual heating and thermal cutting

The above list includes units being offered at this campus and that are required to complete this qualification. Other colleges may offer different elective options. For some courses the electives will not be listed however they will be discussed during your first class. Please see for the full list of elective units available within this course.

Smart and Skilled Student Fees

The cost of this course will vary based on your eligibility for a Smart and Skilled Student Fee. Eligibility criteria can be found on the Smart and Skilled website or you can call us on 131 870 for further information and advice.

First qualification$0
Second qualification$0
Non-government subsidised fee$1,030

Trainees: From 2016 if you are starting a traineeship that is on the NSW Skills List, your Smart and Skilled fee for the whole qualification will not be more than $1,000.

For full details on TAFE NSW fees and money matters please visit our Paying for Your Course page.

Start Date: 7 Apr 2018

Part Time Day: 3 hours per week x 6 Weeks

Saturdays from 8 am to 11 am for 3 hours per day (subject to changes).

To register in this course, please use the Register option.

Once you have registered, please complete your enrolment by going to TAFE NSW - Mount Druitt, Building A, Administration, Cnr Mount Street & North Parade, Mount Druitt.

You will be provided with your timetable at this time and other additional information relating to this course.

A Unique Student Identifier is required prior to enrolment. To apply for your USI please visit If you cannot remember your USI or if you have forgotten you have one, please visit the USI Website for assistance in retrieving your USI. Please advise TAFE NSW your USI number at the time of enrolment.

For further assistance, contact the WSI Service Centre on 131 870 to enrol.

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