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WELD 1500 Welding Processes

This introductory course provides an overview of the necessary safety, theory, and practical lab experiences associated with Oxy-Fuel Cutting, Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW), Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW), Flux Core Arc Welding (FCAW), and Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (GTAW). Properties and characteristics of basic weld joints, and defects will also be discussed. Additional supplies may be required. Transfer Credit: CSU.


3.00 Credits(s)


Applied Technologies


Advisory: Eligibility for English 1000, Reading 1005 and Mathematics 1050 strongly recommended; 32 hours lecture; 59 hours lab (91 hours total)