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Discipline: Certificate: Welding - 24373
Course Name Course Number Objectives
Beginning Arc Welding WELD 70A (VOC)
  • Students will be able to perform the required practical projects in the flat and horizontal positions.
  • Students will solve problems as related to preparing materials prior to welding.
  • Students will demonstrate safe usage of welding equipment
  • Students will solve problems as related to cutting materials prior to welding.
  • Differentiate between welding processes and where industry applies them in the workforce. (MO)
  • Select different types of filler materials with the SMAW, FCAW and GMAW processes on plate steel. (MO)
  • Solve problems as related to cutting, preparing and fitting up materials prior to welding. (SLO/MO)
Certification for Welders WELD 70C (VOC)
  • Students will be able to compare SMAW and FCAW processes for appropriateness of code welding.
  • Students will evaluate finished welds for defects by visual and bend inspections.
  • 75% of students will pass the L.A. City Department of Building and Safety written exam for Structural Steel Welder certification with a score of 70% or better.
  • Read and interpret welding and building codes in the area of light gauge and heavy material of the construction industry. (MO)
  • Identify modern welding practices. (MO)
  • Demonstrate proper and safe usage of welding equipment and practices by written and practical tests. (MO)
Intermediate Arc Welding WELD 70B (VOC)
  • Students will demonstrate machine setups for SMAW & FCAW processes.
  • Students will be able to utilize different welding processing for welding in flat, horizontal, vertical and overhead positions for quality products.
  • Students will demonstrate safe operation of welding equipment.
  • Use vocabulary of terms and conditions related to the welding trades. (MO)
  • Explain safe and efficient operation of welding equipment. (SLO/MO)
  • Interpret charts as a reference to select filler materials for welding. (MO)
Introduction to Welding WELD 40
  • Students will be able to effectively operate the equipment for various welding processes. (SLO)
  • students will be able to effectively operate the equipment for various welding processes .
  • Completers will be able to successfully identify and differentiate between various welding processes presented in the class.
  • Define terms and conditions related to the welding industry. (MO)
  • Identify the cost effectiveness of each welding process. (MO)
  • Recognize and illustrate basic metallurgy related to the welding trades. (MO)
  • Incorporate safety practices into all welding activities. (MO)
  • Recognize and describe common welding processes used in bonding metals. (MO)
  • Demonstrate the use of Oxy-acetylene welding (OAW),Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW), Gas Metal Arc Welding(GMAW),Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (GTAW),Flux Cored Arc Welding (FCAW), Plasma Arc Cutting (PAC),Carbon Arc Cutting(CAC) principles to join and cut metals. (MO)
  • Discuss the different base metal compositions used to make metallurgical bonds. (MO)
  • Completers will be able to successfully identify and differentiate between various welding processes presented in the class. (SLO)
Print Reading and Computations for Welders WELD 60 (VOC)
  • Identify welding symbols on prints and objects. (MO)
  • Students will be able to identify print views, lines and dimensioning methods
  • Students will be able to calculate with fractions, decimals, and converting between metric and standard units of measure.
  • Demonstrate concepts of views by sketching objects. (MO)
  • Recognize and identify structural and pipe shapes and sizes. (MO)
  • Calculate with fractions, decimals, and metrics by converting and manipulating. (SLO/MO
  • Assess bills of materials, weights and lengths of materials. (MO)
  • Illustrate revolved sections of objects. (MO
  • Create objects from print drawings. (MO)
  • Interpret detail and assembly prints. (MO)
  • Identify and define print notes and specifications. (MO)