Courses

Structural Welder

Structural Welder program prepares individuals for the entry level construction welder, fabricator to apply technical knowledge and skills to measure, cut, form, and join, metal components commonly used to erect buildings.

Combination Welder Fabricator

This program prepares individuals for the entry level welder, fabricator to apply technical knowledge and skills to measure, cut, form, and join, metal components.

Certified General Welder

General Welder Program. Shielded Metal Arc, GasMetal Arc, Gas Tungsten Arc, Flux Cored Arc Welding, quality assurance & control, print reading, safety and workplace skills

WLDG1125 – Blueprint Reading III (Advanced Welding Prints)

A study of industrial blueprints. Emphasis placed on terminology, symbols, graphic description, and welding processes.

WLDG1124 – Blueprint reading II (Welding prints Fundamentals)

Intermediate range of topics to ensure that the student will further understand how to interpret drawings used in the welding industry.

WLDG1123 – Blueprint reading I (introduction and basics)

An introductory course to develop basic skills in reading blueprints.

WLDG1122 – LADBS License exam preparation

Reviews practical applications & fundamental concepts to prepare for LA City Department of Building & Safety written structural welding license test

WLDG1121 – Fabrication IV (Sheet metal fabrication)

This course reviews the theory and practice of layout of sheet metal fabrication.

WLDG1120 – Fabrication III (Fabrication with pipe)

This course reviews the theory and practice of layout and fitting pipe.

WLDG1119 – Fabrication II Fabrication with tubular shapes

Intermediate course of fabrication and layout which emphasize in theory and practice of layout and fitting tubular structures made of steel.

WLDG1118 – Fabrication I Fundamentals of Fabrication

An introduction course to basic fabrication and layout which covers production fabrication, layout tools, and fabrication procedures.

WLDG1117 – Flux core Arc welding (Flux-core) III Certification Preparation

This course is an assessment of the student’s ability to pass certification test using Flux Core Arc Welding process (FCAW) wit NR-232 electrode.

WLDG1116 – Flux Core Arc Welding (Flux-core) II Bevel Plate Weldments

Advanced Flux Core Arc Welding (FCAW) in the horizontal, vertical & overhead positions; also correct setting of current and voltage on power sources

WLDG1115 – Flux Core Arc Welding (Flux-core) I Plate Weldments

Use of flux-cored welding process on carbon steel using small and large diameter electrodes in the flat and horizontal welding positions on fillet weldments

WLDG1114 – Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (Tig) Bevel Pipe

Introduction to various welding positions including vertical, horizontal, and 6G weldments on beveled carbon steel pipe, with emphasis on schedule 40

WLDG1113 – Shielded Metal Arc Welding (ARC) IV Pipe Uphill

This course covers the welding disciplines students will need in welding, safety, proper techniques of the SMAW- Stick process.

WLDG1112 – Shielded Metal Arc Welding (Arc) III Downhill Pipe

Electrode selection, equipment setup, and safe shop practices. Emphasis on weld positions 1G, 2G, 5G, and 6G using ER6010 welding electrode.

WLDG1111 – Shielded Metal Arc Welding (Arc) II Plate Welding

Advanced Shielded Metal Arc Welding in the horizontal, vertical and overhead positions; also correct setting of current and voltage on power sources.

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

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.

WLDG1109 – Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (TIG) IV Weldments on Tubular Shapes

Advanced topics in GTAW welding, including welding in various positions and directions, on steel and chromolly of tubular shapes.

WLDG1108 – Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (TIG) III Weldments on Stainless Steel

Intro to the principles and practices of GTAW, including basic and advanced welding-joint design, expansion, contraction, of Stainless Steel weldments.

WLDG1107 – Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (TIG) II Weldments on Aluminum

Basic and advanced welding-joint design, expansion, contraction, of aluminum weldments with (GTAW) process.

WLDG1106 – Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (TIG) I Weldments on Steel

The course examines the types of equipment used, and different techniques involved, in (GTAW) process with steel in different joint configurations.

WLDG1105 – Gas Metal Arc Welding (MIG) IV Certification Preparation

An assessment of the student’s ability to pass certification test using Gas Metal Arc Welding process.

WLDG1104 – Gas Metal Arc Welding (MIG) III Weldments on Tubular Shapes

This class provides advanced Gas Metal Arc Welding techniques on steel with emphasis on tubing.

WLDG1103 – Gas Metal Arc Welding (MIG) II Vertical & Overhead Weldments

Provides intermediate Gas Metal Arc Welding techniques on steel.

WLDG1101 – Oxy Acetylene Welding (OAW) Running a Bead

Introduction to oxyacetylene welding techniques on ferrous metals, use of Oxy-fuel gasses and flame cutting.