Introduction to welding course the covers safety and basic knowledge of the setup and operation of the following processes:
- Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW)
- Flux Cored Arc Welding (FCAW)
Course also includes the overview of welder career responsibilities, work safety practices, career success skills, importance of job attitudes and work ethics, maintenance of equipment, beginning review of welding symbols and corresponding welds, procedures to clean and evaluate welds, cut and prepare metal plate, perform overlap beads in various positions, and begin fillet welds for plate T-joints, outside corner joints, lap joints, and butt joints.
Length 4 weeks (64 hrs)