Welding

 

ACC WELDING 1 (570V) (WELDING TECHNOLOGY 1)

 

Grades 11 12 Credits 2.5 Full Year

Course Fees: $10 per semester

$3 safety glasses

$7 gloves

Welding jacket optional

Students are expected to provide appropriate work clothes but they are not required to purchase specific items of clothing.

Prerequisites: None

 

Course Description

This course assists students in gaining the knowledge and developing the basic skills needed to be successful in welding technology. Units of instruction include arc, TIG and MIG welding, metallurgy, cutting metal using arc, plasma, and oxy-gas. In addition, students learn the basics of blueprint reading, precision measuring, layout, and production process planning.

 

ACC WELDING 2 (571V) (WELDING TECHNOLOGY 2)

 

Grade 12 Credits 2.5 Full Year

Course Fees: $10 per semester

$3 safety glasses

$7 gloves

Welding jacket optional

Students are expected to provide appropriate work clothes but they are not required to purchase specific items of clothing.

Prerequisites: Credit in ACC Welding 1

 

Course Description

 

This course builds on the skills and concepts introduced in Welding Technology 1 and provides more in-depth skill development in various types of welding including horizontal, vertical, overhead, and circular techniques. Students also explore the use of robotic and automated production welding.