Tuition:$500.00 (30 hours)
Class 1 & 2 Introduction to Welding –OAW – introduction to gas welding – issue - safety equipment – gas welding equipment identification set up -
Adjustments and lighting the torch to proper welding flame – shut down. Introduction to gas fusion welding without filler rod – molten puddles,
Stringer bead and outside corner joints, Introduction to gas fusion welding with filler rod-buttons, inch man,
Stringer ,bead and outside corner joint. Butt joint, Lap joint, T-Fillet joint
And Strap joint.
Class 3 & 4 Introduction to OAC – oxygen cutting and plasma arc cutting – safety, set up and adjustments – cutting straight, and angular, piercing and cutting holes. Introduction to Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW) – safety – equipment identification – Set up and amperage adjustments – introduction – lead angle, work angle, arc length, and travel speed, buttons and stringers.
Class 5 & 6 - Arc welding continued – electrodes – E6011, E6013, E7018, and E7024.Electrode identification, and welding current types – AC, DCSP, DCRP.
Arc welding – padding, open butt joint, lap joint, and T- fillet joint.
Class 7 & 8 Introduction to brazing – safety – ventilation – introduction –
Identification to filler – set up and adjustment of equipment – recognition of capillary action versus fusion.
Introduction to heating, bending and twisting of metal – safety –
Instruction and technique.
Class 9 & 10 Introdustion to MIG & TIG Welding