About the course

About the course

Are you a qualified welder?  Then this welding course could be for you. 

By studying this welding course you will be able to transition from a range of working backgrounds into ARC welding and then upskill to meet the requirements of the international standard: ISO 9606.

Those intended to benefit most from this course include:

  • organisations undertaking work through major projects
  • young people looking to enter the construction industry
  • retrenched workers looking to re-skill in a different industry
  • individuals looking to upskill as part of a change of career

Course Details


Fees & Schedule

Full Fee
Tuition Fee$2,280
Service Fee$166
Core Skills Support Fee$83
Material Fee$0
Retain Course Items$0
Total Course Estimate$2,529
Payable Estimate (at commencement)$2,529

Retain Course Items are purchased once by the student prior to commencing. Those items then become the property of the student. Fees listed are at 2021 rates and may increase annually over the duration of delivery. The student tuition fees listed are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment. For more information please contact our Course Advisors on 1300 BOX HILL.

Course Content

To be awarded a certificate for the Course in Fusion Welding to ISO 9606 for Transition Workers, you must successfully complete 7 units of competency (4 core and 3 elective).  

Participants who do not complete the full set of units will be awarded a Statement of Attainment listing the unit/s successfully attained.


It is expected that transition workers will have a diverse range of working backgrounds with little or no welding experience. It is recommended each applicant is interviewed to assess their suitability for the course and a career as a welder.

As a guide to the interviewer, your skills in the following areas will be discussed at the interview:

  • interest in repairing and making things (handy-person)
  • use of hand tools and hand held power tools
  • manual dexterity/good hand-eye coordination
  • safety consciousness/awareness

Materials Required for class

You will need to bring the following Personal Protection Equipment (PPE) to class:

  • gloves
  • safety glasses
  • welding helmet
  • long sleeve trousers and shirts
  • steel cap boots

Learning Pathways

Successfully completing this welding course (or part of it) will gain credit in any future studies that include these units. Likewise, if you have already attained any of the units, you will be granted a credit for those units when applying for this course. 

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