Course Title:
Resistance Welding

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Suitable for:

Welding engineers, production engineers, QC personnel, setters, operators and maintenance staff.

Course Content:

Principles of the resistance welding process and equipment; outline of the electrical controls; guidance on the setting-up and control of weld quality; demonstration of the effect of welding parameters, machine characteristics and material on spot welds in steel sheet; consideration of electrode requirements; welding of high strength and coated steels, aluminium etc; testing, monitoring and NDT; maintenance and safety.

Course Objectives:
  • To understand the principles of resistance welding
  • To appreciate how process parameters and other factors influence quality of resistance welds
  • To carry out setting up and troubleshooting tasks more effectively

Career Progression:

On-site courses in resistance welding processes can be provided by arrangement.

Special courses can be organised for:
  • the approval testing of resistance weld setters to BS EN 1418
  • flash welding or high frequency tube welding