Welding Level I


Advanced Search


Classroom time will encompass; work and shop safety, welding theory, material identification, equipment selection and setup, blueprint reading/shop drawings, welding symbol interpretation, measuring, and related math. Lectures will be taught using a combination of visual aids, presentations, textbooks, videos, and current industry literature.

Lab time will consist of actual demonstrations and hands on training utilizing the most current welding equipment and processes to replicate industry standards and practices. The instructor will use current practices and processes within industry to teach the students.

Topics Covered:
• Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW)
• Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW)
• Oxy-Fuel Cutting
• Plasma Arc Cutting
• Carbon Arc Cutting
• Blueprint/Shop Drawings
• Welding Symbol Interpretation
• Equipment Troubleshooting and Maintenance

Certifications: Upon successful completion of this program, students will have their:
• Program Certificate of Completion
• OSHA-10 hour (Construction/General Industry)
• AWS GMAW Certification

Course Sections

Course: CMT 1010-00
Term: 1718
Section Number: 2
Schedule Number: 19791
Instructor(s): Staff
Location: Shady Lane, Adv. Manuf. Train Ctr. Rm 124
Dates: July 17 - Nov. 16, 2017 (Mon. - Fri., 3 - 9:30 p.m.)
Units: 52.5 CEUs
Contact Hours: 525 Contact Hours
Required Fees
   Open Enrollment Registration $6,731.00