Teaches techniques and practices of inspection, and interpretation of tests and measurements. Includes radiographic tests of joints of unlimited thickness welded in 3G and 4G positions. Lecture 2 hours. Laboratory 3 hours. Total 5 hours per week.
GENERAL COURSE PURPOSE
WEL 146 is a basic course in welding inspection, where the student will learn the techniques and practices of inspection. The student will develop an understanding in selection, preparation, and procedures that assure quality in welding. Experienced quality control personnel will find WEL 146 educational as a refresher course.
Upon completion of the course the student will be able to:
a. become proficient in the techniques and practices of inspection.
c. have a proficient knowledge in the welding and interpretation of welding tests performed on A.W.S. prequalified joints.
d. demonstrate their knowledge of safety and set-up in the lab at all times.
b. Welding symbols
c. Welding procedure and Qualification procedure
d. Qualification of welders and welding operators
e. Heat control and weldment defects
f. Destructive and non-destructive testing