Metalworking for Heavy-Duty Applications
This course focuses on welding and metal cutting safety as it applies to heavy-duty applications. Students will learn to setup and use welding and cutting equipment to weld and cut a variety of types and thicknesses of materials commonly used in heavy-duty applications. Skill development emphasis will be placed on cutting metal with oxy-fuel and plasma arc methods. Welding techniques and procedures for SMAW and GMAW will also be included. In addition, students will have the opportunity to demonstrate layout procedures and complete fabrication projects.