Welding (WELD)

WELD 010  Oxy-Acetylene Gas Welding   Units: 3

This is the first course in the Welding Series. The course covers the theory and practices of Oxy-acetylene welding in all positions. Students receive hands-on training in plate and sheet metal welding, pipe welding, brazing and soldering using ferrous and non-ferrous materials. Students learn to safely and efficiently use the various types of equipment in performing welding exercises.
Lecture Hours: 36         Lab Hours: 54          Repeatable: No
Grading: Letter
Prerequisite: None
Advisory: None
Limitation on enrollment: None
Transfer Status: None                 Degree Applicable: AA/AS
COD GE: None                 CSU GE: None                 IGETC: None

WELD 011  Shielded Metal Arc Welding   Units: 3

This is the second course of the Welding Series. The course covers the basic theories and practices of Arc Welding in all positions. Students receive hands-on training in welding plate, pipe and sheet metal. Students learn about the various types of equipment and the safety practices to be followed in performing the welding exercises.
Lecture Hours: 36         Lab Hours: 54          Repeatable: No
Grading: Letter
Prerequisite: None
Advisory: None
Limitation on enrollment: None
Transfer Status: None                 Degree Applicable: AA/AS
COD GE: None                 CSU GE: None                 IGETC: None

WELD 012  Basic Gas Metal Arc Welding (MIG)   Units: 3

This is the third course of the Welding Series. The course covers the theory and practices of Basic Gas Metal Arc Welding in all positions. Students use MIG welding equipment to produce specified welds. Students learn about the various types of equipment and the safety practices to be followed in producing the welds.
Lecture Hours: 36         Lab Hours: 54          Repeatable: No
Grading: Letter
Prerequisite: None
Advisory: None
Limitation on enrollment: None
Transfer Status: None                 Degree Applicable: AA/AS
COD GE: None                 CSU GE: None                 IGETC: None