Kirkwood Community College

Kirkwood Community College Credit Catalog 2018-2019

WEL-262 Thermal Cutting Processes I - Manual and Mechanized OxyFuel Cutting: SENSE1 (2.00)

Focuses on proper safety, equipment setup and cutting techniques for manual and mechanized OxyFuel cutting on carbon steel. Prepares students to perform American Welding Society compliant cutting operations in the flat position. Instructs students in performing scarfing and gouging operations to remove base and weld metal in flat and horizontal positions on carbon steel. Aligns to SENSE Level 1 Module 8 - Units 1 and 2, as well as Module 2 - Key Indicator 7 and Module 9 - Key Indicator 1. Credits: 2, Hours: (1/2/0/0), Prereq: WEL-228; Arts & Sciences Elective Code: B