STRUCTURAL IRON FABRICATION AND REPAIR
- Program: Welding and Metal Fabrication
- Degree: Occupational Certificate
- Credits: Total Occupational Certificate Credits 23
- Academic Planning Guide:
This program will provide the student with entry-level skills and knowledge to perform fabrication and repair in the following areas: structural iron fabrication, heavy equipment repair, industrial maintenance and precision layout and design.
There are many employment opportunities available in the following industries: agricultural, construction, heavy equipment repair and manufacturing, tank and pressure vessel repair.
- Utilize safe working techniques and practices.
- Set-up welding and cutting equipment.
- Operate welding and cutting equipment.
- Produce welds with the Flux Cored Arc Welding process in steel.
- Produce welds with the Shielded Metal Arc Welding process in steel.
- Interpret blueprints and welding symbols.
- Preform basic lay-outs on material.
- Apply metallurgical principles to welding and fabrication processes.
- Determine the quality of welds.
- Identify steps and procedures in the Flux Cored Arc Welding process.
- Identify steps and procedures in the Shielded Metal Arc Welding process.
- WLDG1010 Practical Application for Estimating and Layout 2
- WLDG1181 Blueprint Reading for Welders 3
- WLDG1310 Shielded Metal Arc Welding I 3
- WLDG1320 Shielded Metal Arc Welding II 3
- WLDG1330 Shielded Metal Arc Welding III 3
- WLDG1340 Structural Iron Fabrication Methods 3
- WLDG1350 Flux Cored Arc Welding I 3
- WLDG1360 Flux Cored Arc Welding II 3