voestalpine Böhler Welding

Basic Welding Technology

17. - 18. Nov 2020 | Kapfenberg, Austria


In this training course the basics regarding welding technology are taught. It is also an introduction into the world of voestalpine Böhler Welding. The technical level of this seminar is a prerequisite for all further training courses.


  • Achieving a basic understanding on welding technology
  • Getting the necessary background information about processes of voestalpine Böhler Welding
  • Gaining an insight into customer needs and solutions of voestalpine Böhler Welding
  • Being able to use this knowledge for day-to-day business
  • Exchanging know-how with colleagues and getting connected within voestalpine Böhler Welding on a global level


  • ​Lectures & workshops:
    • Welding processes (SMAW, GMAW/ GTAW, FCAW, SAW)
    • Product handbook
    • Certificates & contract review
    • Quality management
    • Research & development
    • Material Science
  • Case studies
  • Practical demonstrations
  • Practical training
  • Visit of production site


​Assessment Criteria


  • ​Compulsory attendance & active participation
  • Practical welding
  • Final exam