This course is a certificate programme, accredited with the Manufacturing, Engineering
and Related Services Sector Education and Training Authority (MerSETA) following
the unit standards in basic welding principles. Candidates will receive a St. Anthony’s
Certificate on successful completion of the course.
To use and apply mechanical and welding technology, techniques, processes and skills,
as applied in the welding industry.
You will be marketable in the welding field as learner welders, apprentices or assistant
The course content is 90% practical training and 10% theory.
Safety/hand tools/power tools and housekeeping
Shield metal arc welding- all positions
Oxy acetylene cutting
Tungsten gas welding
Gas metal arc welding all positions
Fluxcor welding all positions
11 January to 31 March 4 April to 15 June 27 July to 9 September 19 September to 7