Welding Certificate

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FIRST SEMESTER

WLD 115
Credits: 5

Course Description

This course introduces the shielded metal arc, (stick) welding process. Emphasis is placed on, padding, fillet, and groove welds in various, positions with SMAW electrodes. Upon completion,, students should be able to perform SMAW fillet and, groove welds on carbon plate with prescribed, electrodes.

Classroom Hours: 2

Lab/Shop Hours: 9

Course Description

This course introduces metal arc welding and flux, core arc welding processes. Topics include, equipment setup and fillet and groove welds with, emphasis on application of GMAW and FCAW, electrodes on carbon steel plate. Upon, completion, students should be able to perform, fillet welds on carbon steel with prescribed, electrodes in the flat, horizontal, and overhead, positions.

Classroom Hours: 2

Lab/Shop Hours: 6

*Credits are based on the course(s) selected

SECOND SEMESTER

Course Description

This course introduces basic welding and cutting., Emphasis is placed on beads applied with gases,, mild steel fillers, and electrodes and the, capillary action of solder. Upon completion,, students should be able to set up welding and, oxy-fuel equipment and perform welding, brazing,, and soldering processes.

Classroom Hours: 1

Lab/Shop Hours: 3

WLD 131
Credits: 4

Course Description

This course introduces the gas tungsten arc (TIG), welding process. Topics include correct selection, of tungsten, polarity, gas, and proper filler rod, with emphasis placed on safety, equipment setup,, and welding techniques. Upon completion, students, should be able to perform GTAW fillet and groove, welds with various electrodes and filler, materials.

Classroom Hours: 2

Lab/Shop Hours: 6

*Credits are based on the course(s) selected