Welding
Area of Study

Welding Technology

GTAW

TOTAL CREDITS
11
CIP:
480508
BANNER:
WTET
Certificate

Program Requirements

Total Credits 11
Course Number Course Title Credits Details
WEL100WEL1000
Safety for Welders 1

Covers the hazards of welding on health and safety, locating essential safety information from a code or other standard, and identifying and applying shop safety procedures. (Contact Hours-22.5) (1-0)

WEL106WEL1006
Blueprint Read-Welders/Fitters 4

Covers interpretation and creation of weld symbols and blueprints used in metal fabrication. Corequisite: WEL1000 OR AME1051 (WEL100 or AME151) (Contact hours-90) (4-0)

WEL164WEL1064
GTAW Steel I 2

Examines theory and techniques used in basic Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (GTAW) of steel fillet and groove welds in the flat and vertical positions including equipment adjustment, tungsten electrode types, and the use of different gases. (Contact hours-45) (1-2)

WEL165WEL1065
GTAW (TIG) Steel II 2

Examines the theory and techniques used in Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (GTAW) of steel fillet and groove welds in the horizontal and overhead positions including equipment adjustment and pulse arc welding (GTAW-P). (Contact hours-45) (1-2)

WEL260WEL2060
GTAW Stainless & Aluminum I 2

Examines theory and techniques used in basic Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (GTAW) of stainless steel and aluminum in the flat and vertical positions including equipment adjustment, tungsten electrodes types, and the use of different gases. (Contact hours-45) (1-2)