TAMJ-235: Welding: GTAW and GMAW Certification (2020-2021)

Catalog Info

Title when registering
GTAW and GMAW Certification
Credit Hours
Contact Hours Per Week
2 (for 15-week classes)
Course Description

Course topics introduce certification requirements for all-position Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (GTAW) and/or Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW) in accordance with the standards of the American Welding Society (AWS). Submitting test specimens to the local materials laboratory is optional and requires an additional fee. Students must wear clothing appropriate to a welding environment. It is recommended that students bring a pair of slip-joint pliers to class. NOTE: Course topics help students prepare for welder certification by the American Society of Mechanical Engineers and/or American Welding Society welder certification, but certification is not included in this course.

TAMJ-120 or TAE Apprentice Coordinator/Instructor Permission
Requirements are subject to change. The information represented here is effective starting Fall 2014 and applies to the current catalog year. If you were admitted prior to this year, please check your requirements under the My Progress section of HFC Self Service.