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WLD 145 - Field Welding

Lecture Hours: 0 Lab Hours: 6 Credits: 2

Description: This course covers welding with portable welding machines in field use.

Prerequisite(s): Take WLD 208  
Course Topics:
  • Jobsite safey and preparedness
  • Field welding techniques and procedures
  • Jobsite responsibilities

Textbook information can be found on the Book Inn website
Required Materials:
  • Hard Hat
  • Adaptor kit for Welding Hood and Hart Hat (To be purchased by the students)

Grading System:
An overall grade of C or higher is required for transferability.

A = 90 - 100
B = 80 - 89
C = 70 - 79
D = 60 - 69
F =   0 - 59

Student Learning Outcomes:
  1. Students will complete an OSHA 10 safety course as a pre-requisite for WLD 145.
  2. Students will conduct daily Job Hazard Analysis (JHA) meetings prior to the start of any work.
  3. Students will identify potential hazards and solutions to mitigate the hazards of performing field welding.
  4. Students will demonstrate proper machine set-up as well as proper grounding techniques for field welding.
  5. Students will be able to make proper sound welds in various field scenarios. 

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