WLDG1110 - Shielded Metal Arc Welding (Arc) I Fundamentals of Arc Welding

SCWTTC Welding Course WLDG 1110

Basic techniques in arc welding including how to set current and fine settings on power sources. Emphasis is also in striking the arc and motions to be used in running the bead.

DURATION:
32 hours
ID:
WLDG1110

INSTRUCTORS:

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Jesse Guzman
INSTRUCTOR - WELDING

Address

1641 Pacific Ave. Suite #94 Oxnard, CA 93033   View map

Course description: A beginning course in a comprehensive welding program. Emphasis on types of welding, kinds of machines, differences in current, and types of electrodes used. Introduction to and basic techniques on, arc welding in the flat position. Basic techniques in arc welding including how to set current and fine settings on power sources. Emphasis is also in striking the arc and motions to be used in running the bead.

Course objectives: The student will select electrodes and amperage settings for various thicknesses of materials and welding positions; define principles of arc welding; and interpret electrode classifications. The student will perform SMAW operations in various positions using selected electrodes and different joint designs.

Lecture: Safety rules and regulations. Safety with welding related tools Oxyacetylene cutting safety. Arc welding safety Maintenance on both oxyacetylene and arc welding equipment Joint design. Demonstrates good arc bead pattern with various electrodes.

Lab: The student will be able to demonstrate safety on arc welding equipment. Be able to demonstrate welding in the flat position; and have the knowledge to select correct electrode. He will have the ability to select correct heat settings on welding machines, and be able to demonstrate good bead patterns on plates.

Prerequisite: None

Course start date: Continuous Enrollment

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PERFORMANCE QUALIFICATION

  • ASME Section IX Pressure Vessel
  • API 1104 American Petroleum Institute
  • American Welding Society AWS D1.1 Structural Steel
  • AWS D1.2 Structural Welding Code Aluminum
  • AWS D1.3 Structural - Sheet Steel
  • AWS D1.5 Bridge Welding Code
  • AWS D1.6 Structural Welding Code Stainless Steel
  • AWS D17.1 Specification for Fusion Welding for Aerospace Applications.

INSTAGRAM FEED

  • Learning a bit about robotic welding at Airgas Oxnard Vendorhellip

CONTACT

Email: info@socalweldtrainingschool.org
Telephone: 805 486-8700
Address: 1641 Pacific Ave.
Suite #94 Oxnard, CA 93033