70 Clock Hours
Upon completion of the course, the student should be able to perform structural welding related to buildings, bridges and production work related to heavy equipment manufacturing.
Course objective: This course enables the student to produce quality groove welds on carbon steel using .045 diameter flux cored electrode wire. This course also develops skills for Welder, Arc (DOT 810.384-014).
Course content: This course is designed to provide training to develop welding skills on carbon steels plates ranging from 3/8’’ to 1’’, using .045 diameter dual shield flux-cored electrodes in all positions.
Testing: To pass this course, the student is required to take two written tests. The student must also pass three visual inspections and guided bend tests in the horizontal, vertical, and overhead position on groove welds.