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Weld Australia’s Partners play a key role in helping to support the welding and fabricating industry via their commitment to its peak body.


Partnering with Weld Australia provides an opportunity for both parties to building stronger, progressive, competitive and valued services to the welding industry.

If your company is interested in partnering with Weld Australia, please contact Michelle Bignold (National Manager, Sales & Marketing) via m.bignold@weldaustralia.com.au.


CIGWELD/ESAB are market leaders of cutting, welding and fabrication technology products world-wide. The company’s history now spans over 100 years, since it was first founded in Australia in 1922.The CIGWELD brand was introduced in 1985 and has become one of the most significant and respected brands in cutting and welding throughout Australasia.

For more information, visit https://www.cigweld.com.au/



There’s safe and there’s Maxisafe.

Maxisafe is a family-owned Australian company dedicated to providing a broad range of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) solutions. They specialise in safety products for head, eye, hand, foot, height, and site safety, with particular expertise in glove and respiratory protection. Their commitment to innovation and quality is their priority, as they ensure that all products comply with or meet rigorous Australian Standards.

Maxisafe has been at the forefront of introducing the latest innovation in Powered Air Purifying Respirators (PAPR) to the Australian market. They pride themselves on offering high-quality products, never compromising on the standard of what they deliver.

The journey at Maxisafe is measured not by the products they supply to the market, but by the lives they impact. Together with industry, Maxisafe is crafting a safer tomorrow, today, with a dedication to protecting every Australian worker.

For more information, visit: maxisafe.com.au


Outsource Institute (AUS), founded in 1998, is an Australian Engineering college, delivering qualifications in Engineering, Welding and specialised trade & technical skills to the Mining, Defence, Manufacturing and Engineering sectors both domestically and internationally.

Having partnered with industry for over 20 years, Outsource Institute is at the forefront of what skills and knowledge is needed in the metals and engineering sector and makes it their business to deliver it both directly and through industry partnerships with Weld Australia, Custom Fluid Power, SMC Corporation (Australia) Pty Ltd, Workforce Success and RPR Trades. To provide their students with educational pathways post their vocational studies, Outsource Institute has recognition for their courses in the form of articulation pathways with several of Australia’s top universities, The University of Queensland, Griffith, Southern Cross, the University of Southern Queensland, and James Cook University.

For more information, visit outsourceinstitute.edu.au or call 1300 136 904.


TAFE NSW is proud to partner with Weld Australia, the peak body representing the welding industry in Australia. As Australia’s largest training provider, TAFE NSW has been skilling the workforce of the future for more than 130 years.

TAFE NSW offers engineering, fabrication and welding courses with qualifications from Certificates to Diploma and Advanced Diploma levels. Delivered by an extensive network of qualified, specialist teachers and subject matter experts onsite, online and on campus.

TAFE NSW are constantly adapting courses, facilities, and technologies to meet the evolving needs of industry and learners in communities across NSW. Through industry partnerships like this, TAFE NSW ensures learners gain the highest level of practical skills training, producing high-quality, job-ready graduates.

Learn more: https://www.tafensw.edu.au/course-areas/engineering


TAFE Queensland provides quality training to more than 130,000 students around the Sunshine State each year in study ranging from boilermaking to baking and everything in between. There are many welding and engineering skills and courses on offer at TAFE Queensland ranging from entry-level introduction courses to post-trade specialist qualifications.

Due to its valuable partnerships with Weld Australia and other peak industry bodies, TAFE Queensland is able to keep its training ahead of the curve and up to date with current industry trends no matter what the industry. This is a trait which TAFE Queensland has proudly maintained over its entire 140-year history.

TAFE Queensland is the premier training provider in Queensland with 60 campuses spread as far north as Thursday Island, south to Coolangatta and west out to Mt Isa, and Queenslanders from all reaches of the state can expect to find top-quality engineering training at a campus near them, including the largest trade training facility in the Southern Hemisphere at Acacia Ridge.

For more information, visit: tafeqld.edu.au/engineering


Weld Australia Membership is an investment in your success. We are dedicated to providing members with a competitive advantage.