ADVANCED WELDING METHODS

  • Program: Auto Body Collision Technology
  • Course: Advanced Welding Methods
  • Course #: ABCT2000
  • Total Credits: 1

Course Description

Modern vehicle designs have very exacting requirements regarding metal joining processes used in their construction and repair. Technicians will be familiar with these processes and will use advanced methods in the duplication of collision repairs.

Course Evaluation

Refer to Course Syllabus for detailed information regarding the requirements and evaluation standards for this course. The Course Syllabus will be distributed the first week of the course.

Disability Services

Hennepin Technical College offers reasonable accommodations to qualified students with disabilities. If you have a documented disability that may require accommodations, contact the college’s Disability Services Director: Sara Laviolette at Brooklyn Park (763-488-2477) or Jean Kreutter at Eden Prairie (952-995-1544).

Course Goals

The following goals will be addressed in the course:
Identify set up procedures for squeeze type resistance spot welders.
Perform set up procedures for squeeze type.
Perform spot weld procedures on sheet metal.
Identify TIG welder set up procedures.
Perform TIG welder set up procedures.
Perform aluminum welds with TIG welder.
Identify set up procedures for aluminum welding with MIG welds.
Set up MIG welder for aluminum welding.
Identify oxy-acetylene aluminum welding procedures.
Maintain work stations.
Perform shop duties (1 hour).
Perform personal and environmental safety (daily).

Credit Details
  • Lecture: 0
  • Lab: 1
  • MnTC Goal: 0
Course Details
  • Prerequisites:  ABCT1145
  • Campus: Brooklyn Park/Eden Prairie

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