Course description: A beginning course which emphasizes in the fundamentals of Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (GTAW) process. The course examines the types of equipment used, and different techniques involved, in (GTAW) process with steel in different joint configurations.
Course Objectives: Students will examine and assess correct safety procedures and practices when using Gas Tungsten Arc Welding. Proper base metal preparation techniques and weld joint fit-up are emphasized.
Lecture: The Students will be exposed to common welding terminology and theory as they relate to Gas Tungsten Arc Welding process of steel.
Lab: Students completing this course will be capable of welding all the basic joints i.e. butt, lap, tee etc. in all positions using mild steel coupons.
Course start date: Continuous Enrollment