WELD 156 GMAW & FCAW

This course serves as an introductory and intermedidate course to GMAW and FCAW processes. Students will learn the theory of and the techniques needed to properly set up and use GMAW and FCAW welding equipment safely. Students will weld the common joints found in the welding industry in all positions using solid and flux core wires using various material types. Students will develop the skills needed to take the American Welding Society SENSE certification tests for GMAW and FCAW welders. Principles of metallurgy associated with GMAW and FCAW welding processes will be taught. Prerequisites: Instructor Persmission and Program Application.

Credits

5.00 Credits

WELD 156GMAW & FCAW

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I. General Information

Department

II. Course Specification

Credit Hours Narrative

5.00 Credits

III. Catalog Course Description

This course serves as an introductory and intermedidate course to GMAW and FCAW processes. Students will learn the theory of and the techniques needed to properly set up and use GMAW and FCAW welding equipment safely. Students will weld the common joints found in the welding industry in all positions using solid and flux core wires using various material types. Students will develop the skills needed to take the American Welding Society SENSE certification tests for GMAW and FCAW welders. Principles of metallurgy associated with GMAW and FCAW welding processes will be taught. Prerequisites: Instructor Persmission and Program Application.

IV. Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this course, a student will be able to:

V. Topical Outline (Course Content)

VI. Delivery Methodologies