Advanced Welding (Accelerated)
In this advanced course, students are introduced to advanced practices of welding. Students continue to develop competence in SMAW, GMAW, GTAW in all positions, develop skills needed for AWS flat certification in SMAW, understand the metallurgy of common metal for welding, explore GTAW for Stainless and Aluminum and thin metals, and become competent understanding welding symbols and interpreting weldment drawing. Students will also practice creating a welding project from estimating to building. This course uses both group and individual projects and problem-based scenarios as instructional tools. Students practice general employability skills such as effective communication, interpersonal skills, and presentation skills.
Prerequisite: Introduction to Welding (Standard)
Open to Sophomores, Juniors, and Seniors