Arc Welding (Artisan)

Certificate program (NITA)

Certificate 120 hours

About Arc Welding (Artisan) programme

Arc welding is the process of joining metal pieces by melting them. 

This Arc Welding course provides an in-depth description of the most widely used arc welding processes, an understanding of both material and weld metallurgy, the benefit of key testing regimes, and an appreciation of the causes and solutions for typical weld defects.

This Arc Welding course is suitable for people who wish to gain an introductory understanding of arc welding processes with a materials focus.

Attendees do not need to have any formal qualifications or knowledge of welding but will require some technical knowledge.

Course Benefits

  • Potential to improve productivity and quality standards.
  • Identification and resolution of common welding defects.
  • Select the appropriate arc welding process and welding regime for a variety of steel and aluminum alloys

Entry requirements for Arc Welding (Artisan)

KCPE or equivalent

Arc Welding (Artisan) Course Subjects

  • The basics of material and welding metallurgy
  • TIG welding
  • MIG/MAG welding
  • Submerged arc welding
  • Joint preparation and design
  • Benefits of preheat/post heat
  • Weldability of different steel types to include carbon, alloy, and stainless steel products
  • Weldability of aluminum and titanium alloys
  • Multipass welding
  • Destructive testing
  • Mechanical testing
  • NDT
  • Weld defects
  • Welding specifications and standards

Colleges offering Arc Welding (Artisan)

Arc Welding (Artisan)

NYS Vocational Institute
Nairobi County

Arc Welding (Artisan)

Machakos Medical and Technical Training College
Machakos County

Arc Welding (Artisan)

Naivasha Technical and Vocational College
Nakuru County

Arc Welding (Artisan)

Nguthuru Vocational Training Center
Muranga County

Arc Welding (Artisan)

Kigumo Vocational Training Center
Muranga County

Arc Welding (Artisan)

Nairobi Industrial Institute
Nairobi County

Arc Welding (Artisan)

Mariansit Technical Institute Mombasa
Mombasa County

Arc Welding (Artisan)

Kahuti Vocational Training Center
Muranga County

Arc Welding (Artisan)

Nairobi Technical Training Institute
Nairobi County

Arc Welding (Artisan)

St Joseph Vocational Training Center
Isiolo County

Arc Welding (Artisan)

Ukunda Vocational Training Center
Kwale County

Arc Welding (Artisan)

Kamahuha Vocational Training Center
Muranga County

Arc Welding (Artisan)

Mutisya Technical Training Institute
Machakos County

Arc Welding (Artisan)

Ghazi Vocational Training Center
Taita Taveta County

Arc Welding (Artisan)

Rene Descartes Training Institute
Nairobi County

Arc Welding (Artisan)

Waithaka Vocational Training Center
Nairobi County

Arc Welding (Artisan)

Mwagu Vocational Center
Muranga County

Arc Welding (Artisan)

Matuu Vocational Training Center
Machakos County