Course Description: The Shielded Metal Arc Welding course is designed to teach students about arc welding safety and the Shielded Metal Arc Welding process on pipe in the horizontal position (2G), vertical (5G) and 45 degree angle (6G) position, weld a root pass, a hot pass, fill passes and cap passes all using SMAW to meet the ASME welding code.
Subject Hours: 120 clock hours (20 hours lec, 100 hours lab, 00 hours ext)
Prerequisites: Admission to the program.
Required Textbooks: Pearson. NCCER Welding Level 1 Trainee Guide, 5th Edition. 2015
Maximum Student to Instructor Ratio: 22:1
Weekly Content Outline:
Basis of Grades: Tests / Quizzes 15%, Lab Assignments 50%, Final Exam 35%
Student welding Pipe using the SMAW Process.