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Industrial Welding Technology

IWT 105 Welding Safety (1)

This course will provide information on safety issues, equipment, and procedures in the field of industrial welding.  The course will cover job and site hazards, safety precautions, personal protective equipment, procedures, and practices.  Fire prevention techniques will also be covered.

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IWT 115 Cutting Processes (3)

This course will cover the cutting equipment and processes used in the welding trade. The course will include set up, operation, and shut down of various cutting equipment. Safety and inspection for quality will be emphasized.

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IWT 125 Shielded Metal Arc Welding I (3)

This course will provide instruction and experience in the Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW) process.  The course will cover setting up the SMAW workstation, electrode classification, selection, and use, welding, and inspection.

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IWT 135 Gas Metal Arc Welding I (3)

This course will provide instruction and experience in the Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW) process.  The course will cover setting up the GMAW workstation, electrode classification, selection, and use, welding, and inspection.

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IWT 145 Gas Tungsten Arc Welding I (3)

This course will provide instruction and experience in the Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (GTAW) process.  The course will cover setting up the GTAW workstation, electrode classification, selection, and use, welding, and inspection.

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IWT 162 Blueprint Reading I (4)

This course will provide an introduction to reading blueprints related to industrial welding.  The course will cover basic lines, views, and abbreviations, as well as interpretation of basic 3-D sketches.  The course will also include applicable mathematical operations, measuring, scale ratios, identification of welding joints and symbols, and interpreting a bill of materials.

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IWT 175 Shielded Metal Arc Welding II (5)

Prerequisite: IWT 125

This course will continue instruction and experience in Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW). The course will cover safety issues, equipment repairs, setting up a complete SMAW system, operation of equipment, surface repairs, groove welds, and thickness qualification tests.

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IWT 180 Gas Metal Arc Welding II (5)

Prerequisite: IWT 135

This course will continue instruction and experience in Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW). The course will cover safety issues, equipment repairs, setting up a complete GMAW system, operation of equipment, surface repairs, groove welds, and thickness qualification tests.

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IWT 185 Gas Tungsten Arc Welding II (5)

Prerequisite: IWT 145

This course will continue instruction and experience in the Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (GTAW) process.  The course will cover safety issues, equipment repairs, setting up a complete GTAW system, operation of equipment, surface repairs, 5G welds, and qualification tests.

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IWT 190 Blueprint Reading II (3)

Prerequisite: IWT 162

This course will continue instruction and experience in blueprint reading related to industrial welding.

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IWT 202 Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (Pipe) (6)

Prerequisite: IWT 185

This course will focus on the Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (GTAW) process specifically related to pipe welding. The course will cover safety issues, application of welding principles, weld quality, repair, and qualification tests.

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IWT 212 Combination Pipe Welding (6)

Prerequisite: IWT 175 and IWT 185

This course will focus on the combination of Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (GTAW) and Shielded Metal Art Welding (SMAW) processes specifically related to pipe welding. The course will cover safety issues, application of welding principles, weld quality, repair, and qualification tests.

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