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Welding (WELD)

100: Intermediate Welding I (4-3-3)
Prerequisites: READ 099; MATH 097; Prior Welding experience and/or education is required; Instructor Permission required
This course covers the knowledge, skills, and abilities required of an AWS Certified Level I Intermediate Welder including welding safety, equipment, proper measurement for layout tool procedures, welding symbols interpretation, thermal cutting processes and welding principles for gas metal arc welding. (Aligned with AWS Certified Level I Welder)

101: Survey of Welding I (4-3-3)
Prerequisitse: READ 099; MATH 097; 6 credit hours of TEED, AMFG, OGPT, or CONS coursework

Covers welding safety, welding equipment setup, drawing and welding symbol interpretation, welding inspection and testing, thermal cutting processes, and welding principles and practices for shielded metal arc welding (SMAW), gas metal arc welding (GMAW), gas tungsten arc welding (GTAW), and flux-core arc welding (FCAW).

102: Intermediate Welding II (4-3-3)
Prerequisites: READ 099; MATH 097; Prior Welding experience and/or education is required; Instructor Permission required
This course is a continuation of WELD 100 and covers the knowledge, skills, and abilities required of an AWS Certified Level I Intermediate Welder including welding safety, industrial math, and welding principles for flux cored arc welding, and gas tungsten arc welding. (Aligned with AWS Certified Level I Welder)

103: Advanced Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW) (4-3-3)
Prerequisites: READ 099; MATH 097; Previous weld training or welding experience recommended and must pass written exam and performance qualification test.

Covers the knowledge, skills, and abilities required of an AWS Level II Advanced Welder for shielded metal arc welding (SMAW) including welding safety, welding theory, welding equipment set-up, structural and pipe layout, weld joint fit-up, welding codes and standards, qualification, certification, welding inspection and testing.

104: Advanced Welding I. (4-3-3)
Prerequisites: READ 099; MATH 097; Prior welding experience and/or education is required; Instructor Permission required
This course covers the knowledge, skills, and abilities required of an AWS Certified Level II Advanced Welder including welding safety, equipment, proper measurement for layout tool procedures, welding codes and standards for inspection, welding metallurgy, and welding principles for shielded metal arc welding, gas metal arc welding, flux cored arc welding, and gas tungsten arc welding.

105: Advanced Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (GTAW) (4-3-3)
Prerequisites: READ 099; MATH 097; Previous weld training or welding experience recommended and must pass written exam and performance qualification test.

Covers the knowledge, skills, and abilities required of an AWS Level II Advanced Welder for gas tungsten arc welding (GTAW) including welding safety, welding theory, welding equipment set-up, structural and pipe layout, weld joint fit-up, welding codes and standards, qualification, certification, welding inspection and testing.

106: Advanced Welding II. (4-3-3)
Prerequisites: READ 099; MATH 097; Prior welding experience and/or education is required; Instructor Permission required
This course covers the knowledge, skills, and abilities required of an AWS Certified Level III Expert Welder including welding safety, supervision and management principles, welding codes and standards for inspection, metal fabrication methods, welding metallurgy, and welding principles for shielded metal arc welding, gas metal arc welding, flux cored arc welding, and gas tungsten arc welding.

107: Advanced Flux Core and Gas Metal Arc Welding (FCAW and GMAW) (4-3-3)
Prerequisites: READ 099; MATH 097; Previous weld training or welding experience recommended and must pass written exam and performance qualification test.

Covers the knowledge, skills, and abilities required of an AWS Level II Advanced Welder for flux-core arc welding (FCAW) and gas metal arc welding (GMAW) including welding safety, welding theory, welding equipment set-up, structural and pipe layout, weld joint fit-up, welding codes and standards, qualification, certification, welding inspection and testing.

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