Practical Welder Training :

  • SMAW : Shielded Metal Arc Welding
  • MMA : Manual Metal Arc Welding
  • GMAW: Gas Metal Arc Welding
  • MIG/MAG: Inert or Active Gas Welding
  • GTAW: Gas Tungsten Arc Welding
  • TIG: Tungsten Inert Gas Welding
  • FCAW: Flux Cored Arc Welding

Cost : R6 340 per week (including VAT)

Students are required to supply their own personal protective equipment (safety boots, flame retardent overall)

Welder Competency Test per test
R 2,760 (including VAT)

Different test pieces may be required for each welding process and test position. Test can be tailored to meet the relevant standard.

Special Materials :

Training is based on carbon steel and for any other material prior arrangements need to be made.  Stainless steel and aluminium training attracts a price premium which may vary depending on a variety of factors.  Trainees using special material are encouraged to to supply their own material but SAIW will provide material where this is not possible.  Welding of castings, welding of alloy steels, Oxy-fuel welding and brazing, Oxy-fuel cutting, stove pipe welding.

Cost : R6 340 per week (including VAT)

For Castings and Special Alloys Material and Consumables are to be supplied by candidate attending.

Price adjustments for training with special material can be advised on enquiry or alternatively the student may supply their own material.

Please contact us at least 10 days prior to commencement of training if you require special materials.

Courses run weekly Monday – Friday.

To confirm booking full payment is required.