Kirkwood Community College

Kirkwood Community College Credit Catalog 2017-2018

WEL-253 Gas Tungsten Arc Welding for Austenitic Stainless Steel: SENSE1 (1.00)

Focuses on proper weld safety, machine setup and welding techniques for Gas Tungsten Arc Welding. Prepares students to perform American Welding Society compliant welds on austenitic stainless steel in flat, horizontal, and vertical positions. Qualifies students to take an AWS welder certification test, which is recommended for successful completion of this course. Aligns to SENSE Level I, Module 7 Key Indicators 1, 2 and 8-12 as well as Module 2 - Key Indicator 7, Module 3- Key Indicator 3, and Module 9 - Key Indicator 2. Credits: 1, Hours: (0/2/0/0), Prereq: WEL-228, WEL-251; Coreq: WEL-252; Arts & Sciences Elective Code: B

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