perform metal inert gas welding

Description

Weld metal workpieces together using inert gasses or gas mixtures such as argon and helium. This technique is usually used for welding aluminium and other non-ferrous metals.

Scope notes

Metal inert gas (MIG) welding and metal active gas (MAG) welding are both subtypes of gas metal arc welding (GMAW).

Alternative label

  • operate metal inert gas welding

  • undertake non ferrous soldering and welding techniques

  • utilise metal inert gas welding

  • utilise non ferrous soldering and welding techniques

  • implement non ferrous soldering and welding techniques

  • undertake metal inert gas welding

  • implement metal inert gas welding

  • operate non ferrous soldering and welding techniques

Skill type

  • skill

Skill reusability level

  • sector specific skills and competences

Essential skill/competence of

Optional skill/competence of

Status

released

Concept URI

http://data.europa.eu/esco/skill/f015c5d5-6a1c-4f63-9012-a05f4f34105e