WELD 202: Welding Theory IV

Class Program
Credits 4
This course provides theory to develop welding skills necessary to make certified welds according to the American Welding Society (AWS), American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), or American Petroleum Institute (API) Codes. Weld-ability of ferrous and non-ferrous metals, metal identification, nondestructive and destructive testing, industrial safety, and OSHA regulations will be covered. This course will also provide the student with a technical understanding of weld procedures and the advanced operation of welding equipment including robotic applications. The student will learn various advanced welding certification and inspection applications which include what it takes to become a Certified Welding Inspector and a CWI's inspection duties. Prerequisite: WELD 201. Corequisite: WELD 212. (S)