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WLDG 1407 - INTRODUCTION TO WELDING USING MULTIPLE PROCESSES

Basic welding techniques using some of the following processes: Oxy-fuel welding (OFW) and cutting, shielded metal arc welding (SMAW), gas metal arc welding (GMAW), and gas tungsten arc welding (GTAW). 32 lecture hours + 96 laboratory hours

Upon completion, students will be able to:

  • Demonstrate machine set-up and complete welds and cutting operations
  • Demonstrate basic shop safety
  • Identify types of electrodes used in welding processes
  • Identify various welding and cutting standards
  • Demonstrate proper joint preparation techniques

Grade Basis: L
Credit Hours: 4