Master Course Outline
WELD 196
Welding Skill Development I


Credits: 1- 17
Clock Hours per Quarter: 340

   Lab Hours:340


Description
This course provides variable lab times and credits to meet individual requirements. A contract is developed with instructor to meet the students' needs. Grades and credits are assigned according to contract specifications and student accomplishments. Prerequisite: Instructor permission.

Intended Learning Outcomes
  • Apply safe cylinder handling 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.
  • Complete qualification tests.

  • Course Topics
  • 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 methods.
  • Fabrication methods and material types.
  • Goal of welding certification on plate using various electrode types.
  • Grinding equipment operation.
  • Blueprint reading and weld symbol principles.

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    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.