Course Description: The GTAW course is designed to teach students about the GTAW process on pipe, proper techniques and electrode selection for welding pipe in various welding positions. Welding pipe in the horizontal position (2G), vertical (5G), and 45 degree angle (6G) positions. Setting up in a 2G, 5G, & 6G position to weld a root pass, hot pass, fill passes, and cap passes all using GTAW to meet ASME welding code.
Subject Hours: 120 Clock Hours (20 hours lec, 100 hours lab, 00 hours ext)
Prerequisites: Admission to program.
Required Textbooks: Pearson. NCCER Welding Level 3 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%