TAMJ-120: Welding: Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (GTAW) and Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW) Techniques

Catalog Info

Effective Term
Winter 2014
WebAdvisor Title
Gas Tungsten/Gas Metal Welding
Credit Hours
Contact Hours Per Week
2 (for 15-week classes)
Course Description

Covers the theoretical knowledge as well as the manipulative skills needed to utilize inert arc welding equipment. Topics include: inert arc welding equipment, gas tungsten arc welding (GTAW), gas metal arc welding (GMAW), and welding in flat, horizontal, and vertical positions. This course is a 90% hands-on laboratory experience. All students will be required to wear clothing appropriate to a welding environment. It is also recommended that the student bring a pair of slip-joint pliers.

TAMJ-110 or permission of the TAE Apprentice Coordinator/Instructor
Course Satisfies MACRAO Requirements
Office Contact
School of Business, Entrepreneurship & Professional Development: 313-845-9645, bepdinfo@hfcc.edu, Technology Bldg, Room: E-211