WAF 103: Introduction to Gas Tungsten Arc Welding
In this course, students will be exposed to the gas tungsten arc welding (GTAW) process. The student will weld butt, lap and tee joints in the flat and horizontal positions on mild steel and aluminum. Welding vocabulary, theory and safety precautions will be discussed in the classroom. The student will apply safe work practices, welding techniques and theories related to the composition and properties of these metals. This class is not a requirement for the certificate, advanced certificate or associate degree in welding and fabrication. The title of this course was previously Heli-ARC Welding.
Level I Prereq: Academic Reading and Writing Levels of 6
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