Lecture: 1 Lab: 6 Clinic: 0 Work: 0 Credits: 3

WLD 132 – GTAW (TIG) Plate/PIPE

Prerequisites: WLD 131 Corequisites: None

This course is designed to enhance skills with the gas tungsten arc (TIG) welding process. Topics include setup, joint preparation, and electrode selection with emphasis on manipulative skills in all welding positions on plate and pipe. Upon completion, students should be able to perform GTAW welds with prescribed electrodes and filler materials on various joint geometry.