WEL 230 Pipe Welding I

4 Credit Hours • 90 Contact Hours (Lecture/Lab Combination)

Prerequisite: WEL 122, WEL 224, WEL 225

Covers safety inspections, minor repairs, operating parameters, and operation of SMAW, GMAW, and FCAW equipment in a variety of positions on plain carbon steel pipe joints. Also covers evaluating and solving complex welding and fabrication problems and administering hands on training and supervision to other students during assigned fabrication and welding operations.