PMT0143V

Flux Cored Arc Welding

Course Code: PMT0143V

Credit Hours: 90 clock hours

Effective beginning: 2021-22

 

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.

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:

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 student learning outcomesDiscipline-level learning outcomesAssessment methods
  • 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.
  • 10. Develop personal career plan that includes goals, objectives, and strategies.

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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