WELDING

(WELD formerly VTW)

 

 

WELD 105 BASICS OF WELDING

.43 Credits, 10 Contacts
Course will review welding shop safety rules, American Welding Society specifications for the welding joint numbering system and how to properly use a square and tape measure in […]

WELD 110 OXYACETYLENE WELDING

1.54 Credits, 37 Contacts
Modules will provide students with a basic knowledge of the oxyfuel welding process including how to properly set up an oxyfuel welding station, establish a welding puddle with and without filler […]

WELD 115 CUTTING PROCESSES

.79 Credits, 19 Contacts
Modules will review oxy-fuel cutting process and fundamental skills necessary in production and non-production settings. Students will also further develop oxy-fuel cutting techniques to cut materials and review the plasma […]

WELD 120 BRAZING AND SOLDERING

.92 Credits, 22 Contacts
Modules will include knowledge and skills necessary to set up a brazing and soldering station, perform basic brazing techniques, perform a braze weld on ¼” plate, identify and silver-braze copper to […]

WELD 125 SHIELDED METAL ARC WELDING

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, […]

WELD 130 ADVANCED ARC WELDING

5.74 Credits, 138 Contacts
Modules include knowledge and skills for student to effectively complete various advanced arc welding functions including the vertical, horizontal and overhead tee joints and butt joints to meet the specific […]

WELD 135 WELDING METALLURGY

1.27 Credits, 30 Contacts
Modules contain an introduction to metallurgy, including blueprint reading, the differences between non-ferrous and ferrous metals, the numbering systems associated with metals, repairing cast iron, repairing stainless steel and the weld […]

WELD 140 GAS METAL ARC WELDING

2.8 Credits, 67 Contacts
Modules contain information necessary to acquire the knowledge and skills students need to effectively perform gas metal arc welding in accordance with standards set by the American Welding Society. Modules will […]

WELD 145 GAS TUNGSTEN ARC WELDING

5.01 Credits, 120 Contacts
Modules will consist of teaching the basics of the gas tungsten arc welding process including the TIG process and equipment maintenance, welding aluminum in the flat position (GTAW), and the knowledge […]

WELD 150 PIPE WELDING

4.37 Credits, 105 Contacts
Modules in this course contain knowledge and practice to equip students to accurately identify all aspects of pipe welding techniques and applications. Students will develop the skills to produce […]

WELD 155 SPECIAL APPLICATION

1.68 CREDITS, 40 Contacts
Modules will provide a comprehensive knowledge of special welding applications including fabricating a project, cast iron repair, hard surfacing, and tool and die welding.
 
Prerequisite: None

WELD 170 FUNDAMENTALS OF WELDING

3 Credits, 4 Contacts
This course presents the fundamentals of oxyacetylene welding, brazing and cutting. An introduction to SMAW (Shielded Metal Arc Welding) Equipment and processes will be covered in the flat position. Safety precautions […]

WELD 171 WELDING I

3 Credits, 4 Contacts
Instruction in SMAW as applied to ferrous metals and its effect on metals will be studied. Laboratory skill experiences on welding in the flat and horizontal positions will be stressed […]

WELD 172 WELDING II

3 Credits, 4 Contacts
Introduction in SMAW in the vertical position will be covered. Laboratory skill experiences including the open butt joint on steel will be covered.
 
Prerequisite: WELD 171

WELD 173 WELDING III

3 Credits, 4 Contacts
GMAW and GTAW will be covered. Laboratory experience in the flat, horizontal, and vertical positions will be covered.
 
Prerequisite: None

WELD 174 BUTT JOINT WELDING

3 Credits, 4 Contacts
Instruction in SMAW open butt joints in the flat, horizontal, and vertical positions in carbon steel will be covered.
 
Prerequisite: WELD 172

WELD 178 ADVANCED BUTT JOINT WELDING

3 Credits, 4 Contacts
This course will cover welding done with open butt joints with flat plate in the vertical and overhead positions. Use of carbon steel electrodes, and the SMAW process.
 
Prerequisite: Permission of […]

WELD 270 SHIELDED METAL ARC WELDING: UPHILL PIPE BASIC

3 Credits, 4 Contacts
Upon completion of this course the student should have acquired the necessary skills to enter Uphill Pipe Advanced.
 
Prerequisite: WELD 172

WELD 271 ADVANCED SHIELDED METAL ARC WELDING: UPHILL PIPE ADVANCED,

3 Credits, 4 Contacts
Upon completion of this course the student should be able to perform production 2G, 5G, and 6G pipe welds.
 
Prerequisite: WELD 270

WELD 272 GAS TUNGS ARC WELD:PIPE/TUBING

3 Credits, 4 Contacts
Upon completion of this course the student should be able to perform process, pressure and nuclear piping welds.
Prerequisite: WELD 170 or WELD 173