CRC19: Courses

WELD 110 Advanced Shielded Metal Arc Welding

Units: 4

Hours: 54 hours LEC; 54 hours LAB

Prerequisite: WELD 100 or 160 with a grade of "C" or better

The WELD 110 advanced welding course specializes in vertical up and overhead welding procedures with the shielded metal arc welding (SMAW) process. Students will be introduced to current welding code regulations for structural steel, bridge and seismic applications with the SMAW process. Students will learn welding parameters, distortion, pre-heat and post-heat procedures, acceptable code procedures and practices. Laboratory assignments will prepare students to be successful in the WELD 151 Industry Training course.

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this course, the student will be able to:

SLO 1: Demonstrate welding skills that meet industry certified welder standards.