Welding of Aluminium online course – 7 & 8 July 2021

ALFED Welding of Aluminium Course
This live, tutor-led interactive workshop will be delivered over two afternoons via our online platform.

The course is designed for both those with minimum knowledge of welding and those transitioning into aluminium from steel. The course is also suitable for designers, engineers and technicians.

Elements covered include:

  • Aluminium properties applicable to welding
  • Theory of welding
  • Aluminium welding metallurgy
  • Aluminium alloys weldability and applications
  • Consideration of heat and energy
  • Thermal welding effects
  • Temperature measurement
  • Welding defects
  • Non-destructive testing
  • Welding health issues
  • Introduction to all techniques and their applicability: Fusion, MIG, TIG<CMT, Forge, Spot Resistance Pressure, Laser, Diffusion and Magnetic Impulse
  • Welding effects on heat treated aluminium

Dates: 7 (9.30-12.30) & 8 July 2021 (13.30-16.30)


  • ALFED Members: £199+vat per person (ask for a discount code to receive member rates: kromback@alfed.org.uk)
  • Non Members: £299+vat per person