Kirkwood Community College

Kirkwood Community College Credit Catalog 2011-2012

WEL-230 Welding Quality Assurance (3)

Focuses on understanding weld discontinuities and defects, their causes and prevention, and testing and maintaining weld quality. Emphasizes the importance of weld quality, and how quality is achieved through procedures, qualification of those procedures and welder qualification testing. Explores the relationship between weld quality and welding code use. Results of test methods are discussed to reinforce the reasons for testing. Credits: 3, Hours: (3/0/0/0), Arts & Sciences Elective Code: B