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WLD 223 - Pipe Welding 2 Advanced


Credits: 3
2 Lecture Hours 2 Lab Hours

Prerequisites: WLD 222  
 
Description
This course provides students with knowledge and skills to prepare for American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) and American Welding Society (AWS) pipe welding certification in uphill shielded metal-arc welding (SMAW) for 6” diameter, schedule 80 pipe in the 6G (45 degree) fixed position. Testing materials and fee for AWS certification are added to this course.
Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of the course, the student will:

  1. Transition their welding skills from schedule 40 to schedule 80 pipe.
  2. Produce a shielded metal-arc weld on schedule 80 pipe in a fixed 5G position.
  3. Make a shielded metal-arc weld on schedule 80 pipe in a fixed 6G position.
  4. Demonstrate the welding process required in the pipe certification test.
Listed Topics
  1. Safety Procedures Related to the Topics of the Course
  2. American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) Standards Related to the Pipe Certification
  3. American Welding Society (AWS) Standards Related to Pipe Certification
  4. 5G and 6G Fixed Positions of SMAW for 6” Diameter Schedule 80 Pipe
  5. Pipe Certification Testing Procedures

Approved By: Johnson, Alex Date Approved: 05/13/2008


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