Hobart Institute of Welding Technology added a Gas Tungsten Arc Welding Stainless Steel 2” Pipe (GTA111) course to its current offerings. This course is designed to prepare students for employment in stainless steel pipe welding industries. During the course, students will learn about the welding characteristics of stainless steel as well as how to properly prepare and weld stainless pipe joints. Students will work to develop the skills necessary to produce open root single V-groove welds on 2-in. schedule 80 mild steel and stainless steel pipe in the 6G position with purge.