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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
  • Apply safe cylinder handling OAW, GMAW, and SMAW equipment practices.
  • Demonstrate proper set up, adjustment, and closing practices for joining and cutting steel materials.
  • Interpret shop drawings or prints to construct welding objective assemblies.
  • Identify and apply the correct process to assigned welding tasks.
  • Create welding objective assemblies according to specifications.
  • Evaluate final weld assembly according to AWS standards in publication D1.1.

  • 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, and breaks.
  • Measuring tools and methods.
  • Fabrication techniques involving steel materials.
  • Grinding equipment operation safety.

  • Syllabi Listing See ALL Quarters
    Course
    Year Quarter
    Item
    Instructor  
    WELD 141
    Fall 2016
    8909
    VICTOR GARDEA
    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


    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.