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 in flat, horizontal, vertical and overhead positions. Aluminum welding, cutting and brazing with oxyacetylene welders along with an introduction to TIG welding.
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 welding included.
WELD 220 2 credits
Welding Certification Preparatory 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.