WELDING MAINTENANCE

  • Program: Industrial Building Engineering and Maintenance
  • Course: Welding Maintenance
  • Course #: IBEM1000
  • Total Credits: 3

Course Description

Introduction to SMAW and GMAW welding processes and plasma, oxy-acetylene, sawing, and abrasive cutting processes. Covers identification and weldability of metals, safety and basic tool practices. Students will learn to layout, fit and weld sheet, plate, round and square shapes of steel, stainless steel and aluminum. This course will cover the characteristics of hazardous wastes and its safe handling, storage, and disposal.

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:
Apply welding terms, test positions and nomenclature
Examine gas metal arc welding process
Examine shielded metal arc welding process
Produce quality welds
Calculate work area for project development
Execute safe operation of welding equipment
Complete various fabrication projects
Modify metals with various cutting techniques
Demonstrate the lay-out techniques

Credit Details
  • Lecture: 2
  • Lab: 1
  • MnTC Goal: 0
Course Details
  • Prerequisites: 
    None
  • Campus: Brooklyn Park

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