WD1440 - SMAW Fundamentals

This introductory course deals with welding technology and processes as applied to the metal fabricating industry using Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW) processes. Safety practices are emphasized in all aspects of welding applications in the shop. Applications include welding preparations, welding basic joints, and cutting processes, safety and health in the welding industry; basic welding technology.

This course is offered in the following programs:
Welding Engineering Technician