Part Time – Pipe Welding

Pipe welding techniques aligned with ASME IX welding standard and foundational pipe welding fabrication techniques aligning with ASME B31 standard.

Are you ready to take your welding skills to the next level?

Introducing our comprehensive Pipe Welding course, designed to equip you with the knowledge, techniques, and practical experience necessary to excel in the top paying Pipe Welding field.


Class Schedule: Monday – Thursday, 6:00pm to 9:30pm and Saturdays, 8:00am to 4:00pm
Class Location: 30b Ash Road, Wiri

10 Weeks
Part-time Classes

Wiri, Auckland

24 June 2024

What you will learn:
  • Understand and interpret industry standard pipe spooling drawings

  • Pipe welding techniques aligned with the ASME IX welding standard, and foundational pipe welding fabrication techniques aligned with the ASME B31 standard.

  • Understand and apply basic pipe fabrication techniques

  • Use of industry equipment

  • Job planning and basic measurements and calculations

  • Understand and apply pipe welding terminology in practice

  • Identify materials used and understand material weldability

  • Understand visual inspection requirements

  • Introduction to ASME IX standard and its requirements

  • Introduction to hot work permits, Health & Safety and third-party inspection (TPI)

  • Good understanding of MMAW and GTAW processes required

What you will get:
  • Free safety gear including, overalls, ear plugs, gloves, welding helmet & safety glasses

  • ASME IX welding ticket – should you pass testing

  • CV & Job Search support

We’re looking for:
  • 16 years old or over

  • New Zealand citizen or permanent resident

  • We need you to be physically able to complete workshop activities.

  • Applicants must have the numeracy and literacy abilities to read, write, comprehend text and make simple calculations

  • Entry Requirements:

    Career Preparation for Specialised Welding (Level 4) OR

    Equivalent qualification or skills (trade test to be completed to assess equivalent industry skills)

Please note: Our dedicated team will work with you to find an employment placement. However please be aware that employment is not guaranteed following the training. Employer suitability criteria applies.

You may be able to train while you receive your benefit. Please check with your case manager before you enrol with us.
Want to know more about our programmes? Get in touch here or call us on 0800 236 765.