2014-15 TMCC College Catalog - page 204

B-204 2014-2015
TMCCCollegeCatalog
B–DegreePrograms
Welding:ShieldedMetalArc-Welding(SMAW)andGasMetal
Arc-Welding(GMAW)
SKILLSCERTIFICATE
Thewelding: shieldedmetal arc-welding (SMAW) and
gasmetal arc-welding (GMAW) skills certificatewill
prepare students to take theAmericanWeldingSociety
(AWS) certifiedwelding (CW) exams. Studentswill
learnfillet andgroovewelds usingSMAW andGMAW
processes, air carbon arc cutting, anddevelopmanual
skills usingSMAW andGMAW that complywithAWS
standards, including critical safetyprocedures. Students
will learn to fabricate simpleparts frombasicdrawings,
sketches, and technical plans. Studentsmust pass all
courseworkwith a scoreof 75%or higher.
These coursesmaynot transfer to abaccalaureatedegree
of art or sciencewithin theuniversities in theNevada
SystemofHigherEducation (NSHE).
CERTIFICATEOUTCOMES
Students completing the certificatewill:
• Use theSMAWandGMAWprocesses toproduce avarietyofwelds.
• Fabricate simpleparts frombasicdrawings, sketches, and technical
plans.
• Demonstrate appropriateworkplace skills and tools, including the
applicationof personal andmechanical safetymeasures forusing
welding equipment and techniques.
CERTIFICATEREQUIREMENT
WELD211 Welding I.......................................................................3
WELD212 Welding I Practice..........................................................2
WELD221 Welding II......................................................................3
WELD222 Welding II Practice.........................................................2
TOTALCERTIFICATEREQUIREMENT. 10CREDITS
SUGGESTEDCOURSESEQUENCE
FirstYear
Course#
Title
Credits
1stSemester
Core
WELD211 Welding I
3
Core
WELD212 Welding IPractice
2
Core
WELD221 Welding II
3
Core
WELD222 Welding IIPractice
2
Total 10
SkillsCertificateTotal 10
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