This course introduces students to tubing and sheet metal soldering, the shielded metal arc welding (SMAW) process, SMAW equipment, mild steel electrodes for SMAW, mild steel welding with SMAW, mild steel welding wire feed processes, and air-arc gouging. Topics included are from the Industry Training Authority Heavy Mechanical Trades Foundation Program section A14. See: http://www.itabc.ca/sites/default/files/docs/partners/RTO/heavy-mechanical-foundation-march-2014.pdf for more information.
This course is part of the full-time Heavy Mechanical Trades Foundation program
Course code: HMEC 1161
Length: 25 hours
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