Academics Course Descriptions

COURSE NO
WLD 151
CLASS
2
LAB
6
WORK EXP/ CLINICAL
0
CREDIT
4
Corequisites:
None
Prerequisite:
None

This course introduces the basic principles of fabrication. Emphasis is placed on safety, measurement, layout techniques, and the use of fabrication tools and equipment. Upon completion, students should be able to perform layout activities and operate various fabrication and material handling equipment.

COURSE NO
WLD 212
CLASS
1
LAB
3
WORK EXP/ CLINICAL
0
CREDIT
2
Corequisites:
None
Prerequisite:
None

This course introduces inert gas-shielded welding methods (MIG/TIG). Topics include correct selection of consumable and non-consumable electrodes, equipment setup, safety, and welding techniques. Upon completion, students should be able to perform inert gas welding in flat, horizontal, and overhead positions.

COURSE NO
WLD 261
CLASS
1
LAB
3
WORK EXP/ CLINICAL
0
CREDIT
2
Corequisites:
None
Prerequisite:
State, WLD 115, WLD 121, and WLD 131

This course covers certification requirements for industrial welding processes. Topics include techniques and certification requirements for prequalified joint geometry. Upon completion, students should be able to perform welds on carbon steel plate and/or pipe according to applicable codes.

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