MEM05016C Perform advanced welding using manual metal arc welding process is an advanced, trade level unit in the MEM05, Metal and Engineering Training Package. This unit is available in Certificate III to Diploma Advanced Trade qualifications and a preliminary unit of competence leading towards AS 1796 - Certification of welders and welding supervisors.
This learner resource contains a number of theory topics concentrating on MMAW safety, consumables, welding low alloy and high alloy stainless steels, application of welding symbols, destructive weld tests and structural welding Standards. A number of selected practical tasks / activities have been included to assist learners develop skills to weld steel plate and pipe sections in all positions using GP and/or hydrogen controlled electrodes. Weld quality is assessed to AS/NZS 1554.1 - Structural Purpose (SP) requirements.