WVC Industrial Technology - Welding and Fabrication
Welding and Fabrication Courses
WELD 128 3 credits
Theory, application and practice of arc and oxyacetylene welding and cutting.
WELD 131 3 credits
Fundamentals and experience in the operation of oxyacetylene welders and cutters in flat, horizontal, vertical and overhead positions, and an introduction to aluminum and stainless steel welding and brazing using TIG welding machines.
WELD 132 3 credits
Fundamentals and experience in operation of AC and DC welders in flat, horizontal, vertical and overhead positions using a variety of welding electrodes, including low-hydrogen rods. Introduction to MIG (Metallic Inert Gas) or GMAW (Gas Metal Arc Welding) included.
WELD 220 2 credits
Welding Certification Prep Course
Prepares experienced welders for welding examination and certification. Involves out of position welding with electric arc 6010 and 7018 electrodes, "flux core" welding wire, and GMAW (MIG) Welders (required during welding certification). Prerequisites: WELD 128 or industry experience.