Spot Welding Syllabus
Please note this syllabus can be used for either experienced engineers or novices.
Timings: (approx 6 hours)
Ratio : Up to 6 Trainees : 1 Instructor – In Classroom & Practical environment
To make operators/fitters aware of how Spot/Resistance Welding equipment works and what precautions need to be taken.
Trainees will receive training on the following elements.
2.1 Responsibilities under the relevant legislation, i.e. H&S Law, PUWER Regs 1998, any ACOPs
2.2 Inspection and selection of welding equipment
2.3 Safety regulations applicable to the use of Spot/Resistance Welding equipment
2.4 The correct selection and use of PPE
On completion of the course, trainees will have an understanding of :
3.1 Safety requirements for the use of all Spot/Resistance Welding equipment
3.2 Their responsibilities under the relevant safety legislation.
3.3 Inspection requirements for any Spot/Resistance Welding.
On completion of the course, trainees will be able to :
4.1 Understand the safety features of using all Spot/Resistance Welding equipment
4.2 Inspection of Spot/Resistance Welding equipment, before and after use.
4.4 Set up equipment for work.
4.5 Carry out Spot/Resistance Welding using correct procedures.