WEL 235 - Advanced Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW)

Course Description

Effective: 2015-08-01

Continues the study of Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW), wire feed welding, Metal Inert Gas (MIG) using spray transfer, pulsed GMAW, short circuit transfer, and flux cored wire on various metals and joint designs. Focuses on developing GMAW skills with practice and instruction in these advanced processes.
Lecture 1 hour, Laboratory 6 hours, Total 7 hours per week.
3 credits

General Course Purpose

The purpose of this class is to allow students practice time and instruction to develop their welding skills to a level that will prepare them for an AWS fillet weld certification test which will make them more employable.

Course Objectives

Major Topics to be Included

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