WLD 120 - Advanced Welding
This course addresses more advanced topics in shielded metal arc and gas tungsten arc welding. Students will acquire the knowledge and skills to fabricate and perform welding procedures in the horizontal, vertical and overhead positions on plate and pipe with open root and backing. Skills to properly prepare, and accurately assemble weldments on ferrous and non-ferrous metals are also addressed. The importance of safety procedures and practices is incorporated throughout the course.