Advanced SMAW and Semi-Automatic Process
Prerequisite: WELD 100 or 160 with a grade of "C" or better
Hours: 54 hours LEC; 54 hours LAB
The WELD 110 advanced welding course specializes in vertical up and overhead welding procedures with the shielded metal arc welding (SMAW) and the flux core arc welding process (FCAW). Students will be introduced to current welding code regulations for structural steel, bridge and seismic applications with the SMAW and FCAW process. Students will learn welding procedures, preparation procedures for welding coupons and welder qualification protocol in the WELD 120 certification course.