605 Welding

The competition tasks of this skill category are based on the Vocational qualification in mechanical engineering and production technology. The qualification titles of the basic qualification are automation assembler, mechanical fitter, machinist, plater-welder and maker of plastic and rubber products.

The professionals who have completed this qualification work according to the competence area for example in machine shop of a company in machine and metal industry, workshop, at yard, in repair shops or factory in different kinds of installation, automation and assembling tasks as well as filling and maintenance of machinery.

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Semifinal

Semifinals are not organized to international competitors.

Final

The page will be launched in March 2021.

Results

The results of the final will be released May 20, 2021.

Description of the skill category

The competition tasks of this skill category are based on the requirements and criteria of ”Excellent” in the competence area for plater-welder of the Vocational qualification in mechanical engineering and production technology. The competitors are given work drawings and instructions concerning the competition tasks to be manufactured (written and/or oral, also in Swedish if necessary). After that a competitor carries out the competition work of materials reserved.

The competition is individual. Four competitors from the same training centre of an education institution can enrol in semifinals of this skill category. 

Skill requirements

A successful competitor masters the following areas:

  • understands the working drawings, measures, tolerances and welding markings
  • has knowledge of materials and welding consumables, handling skills, steels, stainless
  • welding skills according to the qualification requirements, welding processes 135, 136, 111, 141
  • thermal cutting, plasma cutting or flame cutting (with the equipment of type AGA X11)
  • plate bending manually and with machine
  • mastering of basic machines and tools of metal field
  • economy and cost-awareness
  • assessment skills of lifelong learning
  • observing work-safety, ergonomics, work ability maintenance and the principles of sustainable development

Partners of the skill

Main event partners

  • Lapin koulutuskeskus Redun logo. Linkki Redun verkkosivuille.
  • Ammattiopisto Lappian logo. Linkki Lappian verkkosivuille.
  • Koulutuskeskus Jedun logo. Linkki Jedun verkkosivuille.
  • Oulun Palvelualan Opiston logo. Linkki OPAO:n verkkosivuille.
  • Ammattiopisto Luovin logo. Linkki Luovin verkkosivuille.
  • Suomen Diakoniaopiston logo. Linkki Suomen Diakoniaopiston verkkosivuille.
  • Skills Finlandin logo, linkki Skills Finlandin verkkosivuille.