Dec 09, 2021  
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WELD 248 - Code Welding

16 credits

Placement in ENGL 060 , READ 080 , MATH 060  with “B” or better or placement in MATH 100  or BMCT score of 38 or higher.

Instructor permission required. A theory-lab course to build upon skills learned in WELD 110  through WELD 245 . Course emphasizes code quality fillet welding in all positions with restricted access, and practice for certification testing.

Theory Hours
8 theory hours.

Guided Practice Hours
16 guided practice hours.

Vocational Program Course
Vocational program course.

AA General Elective
May be used as a general elective in the AA degree.

Course Outcomes
The welder will:

  • Work Safely in and around welding operations
  • Demonstrate appropriate Workplace Behaviors
    • Demonstrate professional and responsible personal conduct
    • Demonstrate ability to comply with organizational rules and policies
  • Demonstrate skills and knowledge relevant to the industry in Technical Proficiency
    • Access technical data from reference publications and charts
    • Measure accurately with a tape and scale
    • Perform basic mathematic calculations in relation to assignments
    • Set up and operate common manual and semi automatic welding and cutting equipment
    • Apply groove welds to industry acceptance criteria (AWS, WABO) in all positions

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