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WELD 141
Welding Basics


Credits: 4
Clock Hours per Quarter: 70

AA Discipline:

Lecture Hours:10    Lab Hours:60


Description
Opportunity to select customized welding process instruction for application training, industry practices, hobby uses, or skill development to meet employer/employment requirements.

Intended Learning Outcomes
  • Demonstrate knowledge of welding process(es), industry recommendations, safe work habits, and how to apply these to the student’s needs.
  • Safely apply the principles and practices to various welding settings.
  • Take certification tests if applicable.
  • Judge which process (es) should be utilized for particular welding applications.
  • Opportunity to practice as determined by instructor, either on lab samples, approved projects, or both.

  • Course Topics
  • Training in the use and care for fuel gas welding and cutting apparatuses
  • Portable and shop welding systems
  • Grinders, vices, clamps, drills, files, air driven tools, punches, shears, breaks
  • Measuring tools and methods
  • Fabrication techniques involving different material types (carbon steel, stainless steel and aluminum)
  • Grinding equipment operation safety

  • Syllabi Listing See ALL Quarters
    Course
    Year Quarter
    Item
    Instructor  
    WELD 141
    Winter 2011
    2383
    Michael Haggard
    WELD 141
    Winter 2011
    2387
    Michael Haggard
    WELD 141
    Fall 2009
    2387
    Michael Haggard
    WELD 141
    Winter 2006
    2365
    Michael Haggard
    WELD 141
    Winter 2006
    2383
    Michael Haggard


    Two Year Projected Schedule

    Year One* Year Two**
    Fall
    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
    Mini 
    Fall
    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
    Mini
    X
    X
    X
    X
     
    X
    X
    X
    X
     

    *If fall quarter starts on an odd year (2003, 2005, etc.), it's Year One.
    **
    If fall quarter starts on an even year (2002, 2004, etc.), it's Year Two.