This course covers the knowledge and skills that apply to welding pipe. Topics include pipe positions, joint geometry, and preparation with emphasis placed on bead application, profile, and discontinuities. Upon completion, students should be able to perform SMAW welds to applicable codes on carbon steel pipe with prescribed electrodes in various positions.
Lecture: 1 Lab: 9 Clinic: 0 Work: 4 Credits: 4
This course covers advanced fabrication skills. Topics include advanced layout and assembly methods with emphasis on the safe and correct use of fabrication tools and equipment. Upon completion, students should be able to fabricate projects from working drawings.
Lecture: 1 Lab: 6 Clinic: 0 Work: 3 Credits: 3
This course covers certification requirements for industrial welding processes. Topics include techniques and certification requirements for pre- qualified joint geometry. Upon completion, students should be able to perform welds on carbon steel plate and/or pipe according to applicable codes.
Lecture: 1 Lab: 3 Clinic: 0 Work: 0 Credits: 2
This course introduces destructive and non- destructive testing methods. Emphasis is placed on safety, types and methods of testing, and the use of testing equipment and materials. Upon completion, students should be able to understand and/or perform a variety of destructive and non- destructive testing processes.
Lecture: 2 Lab: 2 Clinic: 0 Work: 3 Credits: 2