NVCC COLLEGE-WIDE COURSE CONTENT SUMMARY
WEL 126 - PIPE WELDING I (3 CR.)

Course Description

Teaches metal arc welding processes including the welding of pressure piping in the horizontal, vertical, and horizontal fixed positions in accordance with Section IX of the ASME Code. Lecture 2 hours. Laboratory 3 hours. Total 5 hours per week.

General Course Purpose

WEL 126 is a basic course in pipe welding, where the student will learn basic theory and practical application in accordance with Section IX of the ASME Code. The experienced welder, interested in learning to weld pipe, will find WEL 126 educational.

Course Prerequisites/Co-requisites

Prerequisite is WEL 122 Welding II ( Eletric Arc) or division approval

Course Objectives

Upon completion of the course, the student will be able to:

Major Topics to be Included Extra Topics Revised1/2012

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