WELD 2735 - Gas Tungsten Arc Weldng I, 5 Credits

Level: Lower

This course provides the student with a thorough technical understanding of gas tungsten arc welding, welding safety, arc characteristics and welder certification. Hands-on technical training will develop skills necessary to make quality gas tungsten arc welds on mild steel, stainless steel, and aluminum using both direct and alternating current. Certification documentation for the student will be performed for all welding processes with special attention placed on code conformance and welding procedure development.