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Center for Curriculum and Transfer Articulation
Manufacturing Welding
Major: 5620
First Term: 2009 Spring    Final Term: Current
Award: CCL
Total Credits: 26
CIPS Code: 48.0508
Initiating College: Mesa Community College
Program Availability: College-Specific
Occupational Area: Manufacturing
Instructional Council: Applied Technology (57)
GPA: 2.00

Detailed Program Information

Description: The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Manufacturing Welding provides skill development in oxyacetylene (gas) and electric (arc) welding. Classes are conducted in laboratories that are equipped with modern industrial welding equipment and emphasize skill development in advanced welding techniques utilizing tig and mig machines.

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Program Notes:
+ indicates course has prerequisites and/or corequisites.
Students must earn a grade of "C" or better for each course listed in the Required Courses area.

Program Prerequisites
 Credits: 3
 GTC107Technical Mathematics I (3) OR 
  Satisfactory score on math placement test.3
Required Courses
 Credits: 26
 DFT114Machine Trades Blueprint Reading3
 GTC102Machine Processes, Theory and Application3
 GTC104Manufacturing Process4
 GTC106AAIndustrial Safety2
+GTC108Technical Mathematics II3
 GTC129Manufacturing Welding3
+WLD206Advanced Welding - Heliarc and Wire Feed5
+WLD215Welding Fabrication3

Program Competencies
1.Interpret technical drawings common to manufacturing. (DFT114)
2.Set-up, select tooling, and operate machine tools including engine lathes, drill presses, grinders, and milling machines. (GTC102, GTC104)
3.Identify safety hazards and be familiar with current standards of safety. (GTC106AA)
4.Solve algebraic, trigonometric, and geometric problems in typical shop applications. (GTC108)
5.Select and safely perform the appropriate welding operation including oxy-actylene welding, brazing, cutting, and electric arc-welding. (GTC129)
6.Apply theory, practice, set-up and operation of all types of machines concerning tig, mig, and sub-arc welding with emphasis on tungsten inert gas and wire feed. (WLD206)
7.Develop plans, procedure sheet, bill of material, and practical application of fabrication techniques. (WLD215)