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Manual metal arc welding (MMA or MMAW)

Training duration: 480 hours

Awarded document: Professional qualification certificate

The aim of the course:

To provide trainees with knowledge and skills on work technology in MMA welding, welding equipment and welding consumables.

The programme of the course:

Vocational subjects

- MMA welding technology; devices, facilities and equipment;

- Basics of consumables;

- Electrical safety;

- Occupational safety and protection;

- Drafting;

- Basic computers skills;

Qualification placement;

State Examination

Your benefits:

- After successful completion of the course, the trainee is awarded Professional qualification certificate;

- Comprehension of the professional terminology (in a foreign language) and the essential computer skills;

- Skills for setting up welding equipment;

- Ability to visually identify the weld defects, evaluate and eliminate them, choose the appropriate electrodes for welding of various materials, adjust the welding operation modes;

- Skills for independent work with different MMA equipment types (direct current, alternating current), for welding of plate and pipe constructions in the vertical-down position;

- The knowledge and skills acquired during the training are perfected during the qualification placement.

The advantages of MMA welding:

- Providing of high-quality welding process when other types of welding are encumbered due to infavourable conditions - high winds, in welding of dirty, rusty metal, or even underwater welding;

- Widely applied type of welding.

Basics of Manual metal arc welding (MMA or MMAW)

Training duration: 160 hours

Awarded document: Certificate of vocational proficiency

The aim of the course:

To provide trainees with knowledge on work technology in MMA welding and skills for independent work with welding equipment and welding consumables.

The programme of the course:

- MMA welding technology;

- Study of consumables;

- Basics of drafting;

- Occupational safety, electrical safety and fire safety;

- Final exam.

Your benefits:

- Comprehension of the professional terminology (in a foreign language) and the essential computer skills;

- Knowledge on the physics of mechanics and electricity, on inorganic chemistry;

- Skills for setting up welding equipment;

- Ability to visually identify the weld defects, evaluate and eliminate them, choose the appropriate electrodes for welding of various materials, adjust the welding operation modes;

- Skills for independent work with different MMA equipment types (direct current, alternating current), for welding of plate and pipe constructions in the vertical-down position.