PMT0137V

Gas Tungsten Arc Welding Lab I

Course Code: PMT0137V

Credit Hours: 90 clock hours

Effective beginning: 2021-22

 

Course Description:
This course provides students with technical and practical skills needed to perform Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (GTAW) processes on ferrous and nonferrous base materials. Fundamentals of GTAW safety are addressed.

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:

Practice and demonstrate safety principles and safe cutting practices as related to GTAW.

Demonstrate the proper use of terminology and use of tools.

Demonstrate employability skills.

Properly demonstrate the operation, including power supplies, controls, and polarity settings of GTAW equipment.

Demonstrate an understanding of the principals involved in the GTAW operations.

Demonstrate a basic understanding of welding codes and standards.

 

Course-level student learning outcomesDiscipline-level learning outcomesAssessment methods

Practice and demonstrate safety principles and safe cutting practices as related to GTAW.

Demonstrate proper use of terminology and tools.

Demonstrate employability skills.

Perform welding skills for GTAW on ferrous and nonferrous base materials.

Demonstrate an understanding of the principals involved in the GTAW operations.

Demonstrate a basic understanding of welding codes and standards.

 

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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