PMT0111V

Oxygen/Fuel Gas Process

Course Code: PMT0111V

Credit Hours: 60 clock hours

Effective beginning: 2021-22

 

Course Description:
This course provides a basic orientation for shop and construction site safety. Instruction includes oxyacetylene welding and cutting processes, safety and proper handling of compressed gas cylinders, fluent equipment set-up, operation, and storage. Emphasis is placed on proper adjustment of welding and cutting flames and material preparation. Use of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) and basics of shop safety are introduced.

Course Details

Instructors:

Curtis Jenkins
Bldg. N, Rm 111B
718-2214
jenkinsc@chipola.edu

 

Required textbooks/ course materials:

Level One: Trainee Guide

Level Two:  Trainee Guide Value Kit 9780132981705

Talk with instructor prior to purchasing.

Tool Kit (available in the Welding classroom)

 

Assignment/course outline:

see first-day handout

 

Discipline-level learning outcomes:

Demonstrate and practice safety principles and safe cutting practices as related to oxy-fuel processes.

Demonstrate the proper use of terminology and use of tools.

Demonstrate employability skills.

Demonstrate the proper set up for oxy-fuel welding and/or cutting station.

Demonstrate the understanding of the principals involved in the oxy-fuel operations.

Demonstrate the ability to perform acceptable oxy-fuel welding and cutting procedures on carbon steel.

 

Course-level student learning outcomesDiscipline-level learning outcomesAssessment methods

Demonstrate and practice safety principles and safe cutting practices as related to oxy-fuel processes.

Demonstrate the proper use of terminology and use of tools.

Demonstrate employability skills.

Demonstrate the proper set up for oxy-fuel welding and/or cutting station.

Demonstrate the understanding of the principals involved in the oxy-fuel operations.

Demonstrate the ability to perform acceptable oxy-fuel welding and cutting procedures on carbon steel.

Demonstrate mastery of Welding knowledge and skills.

Demonstrate safety skills appropriate for employees in a Welding work setting.

Apply critical thinking/ problem-solving and diagnostic skills proficiency as appropriate for employees in a Welding work setting.

Exhibit inter-personal and ethical skills as appropriate for employees in a Welding work setting.

Exhibit organizational and professional skills appropriate for Welders.

Exhibit employability and/or entrepreneurship skills as appropriate for employees in a Welding work setting.

  

Tests, Quizzes, Final Exams, Skills Performance and Skills Demonstration, Projects, Skills Check

 

 

This course is a cooperative, competency-based learning program with required classroom lecture classes, learning activity guides, videos, handouts, hands-on instruction, DVD, and computer-assisted instruction.  Scheduled program workshops, seminars, special assigned projects, and style show attendance is required for credit.

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