Welding I: TIG

TIG welding is more flexible in terms of materials, precision, and position. Learn the complex technique of manipulating the TIG torch with one hand while adding filler rod with the other. Class will cover safety, machine settings, and metal preparation. Students will practice tack welds, laying beads, and other types of welds while learning about maintaining arc length, heat, and travel speed. Each class session is limited to 6 students to allow for sizable instruction and practice time. Helmets and gloves are provided.

Requirements: Closed toed shoes, long sleeve shirt and long pants (natural fibers)