4.02 Credits, 96 Contacts

Modules will include a basic understanding of the history and fundamentals of the shielded metal arc welding process, the electrode numbering system as established by the American Welding Society, as well as striking the arc and running stringer beads with E6010 and E7018 electrodes. Materials will also overview the characteristics that allow operators to produce quality welds in order to meet the American Welding Society standards.

Prerequisite: None