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Intro to Welding: MIG Safety and Basics (Sept. 3rd, 2017)

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MASS Collective

364 Nelson St. SW

Basement Workshop

Atlanta , GA 30313

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Instructor: Bria Sativa Aguayo

Summary: This four hour course covers the fundamentals of preparing and joining stock metal with MIG (Metal Inert Gas) welding.

Description: Students will get hands on experience using an angle grinder for steel prep, and a MIG welder to create vairous joints. In addition students will learn proper safety and methods for tool setup, use, and breakdown.

Concepts and Tools Covered in This Course:

Stock Steel Prep

Adjustable Metal Clamps and Magnets

Angle Grinding

Pressurized Air Cylinder Safety and Use

MIG Setup, Safety and Use

Auto Darkening Face Masks and Welding Safety

Lap, Butt, and Tee Joints

Finishing


About the Instructor:

Bria Sativa Aguayo​ is a certified welder and whether it’s MIG, stick, or TIG she can weld it. She is on the local executive board of the American Welding Society (AWS) and is dedicated to educating people about the benefits and opportunities in welding. Being a woman welder, Bria is especially excited to get more women welding since they make less than 5% of welders. Bria is an example of the fact that women usually make great welders!

Frequently Asked Questions:

Q: What is the dress code?

A: Closed toed shoes, as well as long cotton pants and shirts are a must. Please wear leather or canvas shoes, not synthetic sneakers. For your own safety, no syntehtic fabrics please. Gloves, jackets, earplugs and eye protection will be provided.

Q: When do ticket sales end?

A: Ticket sales end two days before the event begins.

Q: How many people can sign up?

A: Each class has a maximum of 8 people.

Q: Is there an age requirement?

A: Students must be above the age of 11, Students under 18 will either need to be accompanied by a parent or gaurdian or will require additional permission paperwork.

Q: Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?

A: If you have any questions or concerns, email us at education@masscollective.org

Q: Is my registration/ticket transferrable?

A: Yes, please notify us before ticket sales end about any transfer of purchase.

Q: What is the refund policy?

A: We will refund any ticket requested for any reason up to a week before the course runs, after that point we can only give credit to a future course. No call, No show abscences cannot be refunded or transferred. If the class cannot run as scheduled, for whatever reason, purchaser will have the option of a full refund or credit towards the makeup course.

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MASS Collective

364 Nelson St. SW

Basement Workshop

Atlanta , GA 30313

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Refund Policy

Refunds up to 7 days before event

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