Covers safety inspections, minor repairs, operating parameters, and operation of shielded metal arc welding (SMAW), gas metal arc welding (GMAW), and flux core arc welding (FCAW) equipment in a variety of positions on various materials used in pipe joints. Evaluating and solving complex welding and fabrication problems.

This course may be taken four times for credit. 


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Credit Hours

3 credit hours (1 lecture hour, 4 lab hours)


Course requires all of the following: Welding Technology 1100, Welding Technology 1112, Welding Technology 1122, Welding Technology 1132 and Welding Technology 1142 or equivalent or consent of instructor.

Technical Requirements

Students must have regular access to the Internet and a computer. Courses are administered through Blackboard, so students will also need a compatible OS and browser. A list of recommended software can be found here.