Course Descriptions



Gas Tungsten Arc Welding

Credit(s): 4

This course will introduce students to the methods and theory of Gas Tungsten Arc Welding. Instruction and practice on use of Metallic and Non metallic metals using inert gas welding with filler wire and without fill wire. Welding steel, stainless steel, and aluminum plate in all 4 positions will be the major components of this course. Lab: 120 hours a week for 8 weeks


Gas Tungsten Arc Welding Lab

Credit(s): 6

This course covers the advanced applications of GTAW and will include small diameter thin wall pipe and tubing in all positions. Additional instruction will cover high-pressure pipe welding using GTAW on root pass, E7018 fill, and cover passes. AWS certification in various pipe-fitting levels may be offered. Lab: 12 hours per week