Arc Welding I

Course Overview

Course Code: WELD-114

Department: Welding Technology

Credit Hours: 5.00

Textbook Information: Bookstore website

This course introduces basic welding concepts, techniques, and safety. Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW) and Gas Metal Arc Welding - Short Circuit (GMAW-S) processes are practiced in all positions of fillet and groove welds with backing while focusing on bead size and placement consistency. Supplemental Oxy/Fuel Cutting (OFC) and Carbon Arc Gouging instruction facilitates basic fit-up procedures inherent to welding.

Course Schedule


Term: Fall 2023

Section Name: WELD-114-CR01D

Location: CRISP Center

Available Seats: 20

Faculty Name: C. Wellen, E. Howard

Min Credits: 5.00


Term: Spring 2024

Section Name: WELD-114-CR01E

Location: CRISP Center

Available Seats: 36

Faculty Name: S. Woodrum

Min Credits: 5.00


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