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WELD-04: INTRODUCTION TO WELDING PROCESSES

Type of Class: in-person
Start Date: March 22, 2021
End Date: April 27, 2021
Class Days: Monday, Tuesday,
Time:  5:30 - 8:30 p.m.

This six week session is an introduction to a variety of welding processes commonly used today.  This course is structured to provide a demonstration of the equipment and fundamentals of each process in combination with a description and discussion of the process limitations and typical applications.   Students will gain an understanding and appreciation of these processes through hands-on application of the techniques used in the following:  thermal cutting (OFC and plasma); shielded metal arc welding (60ll and 7018); gas metal arc welding (ER70S); and gas tungsten arc welding (Steel/stainless/aluminum).  The structure and duration of this experience is a basic introduction and therefore is not designed to build proficiency in any area.  Students are expected to wear leather shoes or boots, a long sleeve shirt, and safety glasses.

Career Field: Skilled Trades
Training Center: Stafford Technical Center
Tuition: $995.00
Total Class Hours: 36
Certifications Offered: AWS certification testing is available to students who both successfully complete this course and receive instructor approval.