WLD 110 - Introduction to Welding Fundamentals
This course introduces a basic understanding of the equipment and processes used in the field of welding. It includes the key variables that affect the quality of welds. Students will acquire the skills to perform manual cutting, welding and brazing, techniques, operation and proper handling of oxyfuel equipment. Fundamentals of plasma arc cutting, gas metal arc, and flux cored welding procedures are introduced. The importance of safety procedures and practices is incorporated throughout the course.