Flux Cored Arc Welding
90 clock hours
001, 002, 003, 004C
Course Description:This course covers the practical application of setting up, inspecting and making minor repairs to Flux Cored Arc Welding equipment and accessories, operating FCAW equipment, making fillet and groove welds all positions, on plain carbon steel. The student will practice skills relating to personal safety in accordance with regulating authorities, environmental practices, workplace communication and employability skills.
Required textbooks/ course materials:
No textbook or course materials are required to purchase for this course.
Materials provided by instructor
Tool Kit (available in the Welding classroom)
See first-day handout.
Discipline-level learning outcomes:
- Apply Flux Cored Arc Welding (FCAW) skills
- Set up for plain carbon steel FCAW operations
- Operate flux cored arc welding (FCAW) equipment, self-shielded process
- Operate flux cored arc welding (FCAW) equipment, gas-shielded process
- Describe the roles within teams, work units, departments, organizations, inter-organizations systems, and the larger environment
- List and describe quality control systems and/or practices common to the workplace
- Demonstrate leadership and teamwork skills needed to accomplish team goals and objectives
- Establish and maintain effective working relationships with others in order to accomplish objectives and tasks
- Explain the importance of employability and entrepreneurship skills
- Develop personal career plan that includes goals, objectives, and strategies
Course-level learning outcomes:
|Course-level student learning outcomes||Discipline-level learning outcomes||Assessment methods|
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|
Means of accomplishing learning outcomes:
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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