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Vehicle Restoration: Welding ABOD 0131

Automotive Collision Repair/Refinish Technician Course

International Fees

International fees are typically 3.12 times the domestic tuition. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.

Course details

This course introduces the enthusiast to the unique processes required to weld heavier gauge body panels found on vintage year vehicles. The student will learn to heat, cut, weld, braze and shrink using oxyacetylene. The student will also learn to weld on replacement and rust repair panels using the gas metal arc (MIG) welder.


  • No prerequisites are required for this course.



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Learning Outcomes

  • Upon successful completion, the student will be able to:
  • Describe safety procedures / personal protective equipment (PPE) used to weld.
  • Describe oxyacetylene equipment.
  • Describe oxyacetylene weld and cut techniques.
  • Describe equipment and set up procedures used to MIG weld.
  • Describe various techniques to MIG weld.
  • Apply oxyacetylene cut / shrink techniques.
  • Apply MIG weld procedures and techniques.

Effective as of Spring/Summer 2010


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