Available to Grades 10-12
This course will provide students with the fundamentals of welding and fabrication. The properties, characteristics and safe handling of metals and gasses are covered in detail. The theories of operation and procedures in Mig, Tig, Arc, spot and gas welding are combined with lab activities that develop fabrication skills and techniques. Units of study will parallel the theory and skill competencies of the American Welding Society Level 1 Certification. This course is not weighted and will not be included in a student’s ranking GPA.