Welding - Fall 2017

Safety and Cutting Processes — 3479
WLD 1200 – 3 credits
Barry M. Pfaff

This course introduces oxy-fuel and plasma-arc cutting systems. Topics include an intensive introduction to welding safety, proper equipment setup, and operation of oxy-fuel and plasma-arc cutting equipment with emphasis on straight line, curve and bevel cutting. Upon completion, students should be able to oxy-fuel and plasma-arc cut metals of varying thicknesses as well as have an appropriate understanding of welding safety. Eligibility: MAT 0500; must meet minimum reading score: Accuplacer 70+. J fall. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Oct 24 – Dec 21 Tue, Thu 5:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Safety and Cutting Processes — 3480
WLD 1200 – 3 credits
John J. Kleinfelder

This course introduces oxy-fuel and plasma-arc cutting systems. Topics include an intensive introduction to welding safety, proper equipment setup, and operation of oxy-fuel and plasma-arc cutting equipment with emphasis on straight line, curve and bevel cutting. Upon completion, students should be able to oxy-fuel and plasma-arc cut metals of varying thicknesses as well as have an appropriate understanding of welding safety. Eligibility: MAT 0500; must meet minimum reading score: Accuplacer 70+. J fall. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Aug 29 – Oct 19 Tue, Thu 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Safety and Cutting Processes — 3501
WLD 1200 – 3 credits
Richard D. Phinney

This course introduces oxy-fuel and plasma-arc cutting systems. Topics include an intensive introduction to welding safety, proper equipment setup, and operation of oxy-fuel and plasma-arc cutting equipment with emphasis on straight line, curve and bevel cutting. Upon completion, students should be able to oxy-fuel and plasma-arc cut metals of varying thicknesses as well as have an appropriate understanding of welding safety. Eligibility: MAT 0500; must meet minimum reading score: Accuplacer 70+. J fall. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus

Aug 29 – Oct 19 Tue, Thu 5:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Shielded Metal Arc Welding — 3481
WLD 1350 – 3 credits
Simeon S. Schauman

This course introduces the shielded metal arc (stick) welding process. Emphasis is placed on padding, fillet, and groove welds in various positions with SMAW electrodes. Upon completion, students should be able to perform SMAW fillet and groove welds on carbon plate with prescribed electrodes. Eligibility: MAT 0500; must meet minimum reading score: Accuplacer 70+. J spring. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Aug 29 – Oct 19 Tue, Thu 1:15 pm – 5:15 pm
Shielded Metal Arc Welding — 3482
WLD 1350 – 3 credits
Brent A. Harkness

This course introduces the shielded metal arc (stick) welding process. Emphasis is placed on padding, fillet, and groove welds in various positions with SMAW electrodes. Upon completion, students should be able to perform SMAW fillet and groove welds on carbon plate with prescribed electrodes. Eligibility: MAT 0500; must meet minimum reading score: Accuplacer 70+. J spring. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Aug 28 – Oct 23 Mon, Wed 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Shielded Metal Arc Welding — 3503
WLD 1350 – 3 credits
Richard D. Phinney

This course introduces the shielded metal arc (stick) welding process. Emphasis is placed on padding, fillet, and groove welds in various positions with SMAW electrodes. Upon completion, students should be able to perform SMAW fillet and groove welds on carbon plate with prescribed electrodes. Eligibility: MAT 0500; must meet minimum reading score: Accuplacer 70+. J spring. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus

Oct 24 – Dec 14 Tue, Thu 5:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Gas Metal Arc Welding — 3484
WLD 1360 – 3 credits
John J. Kleinfelder

This course introduces gas metal arc (GMAW) welding and flux core arc welding processes (FCAW). Topics include equipment setup and fillet and groove welds with emphasis on application of GMAW and FCAW electrodes on carbon steel plate. Upon completion, students should be able to perform fillet welds on carbon steel in the flat, horizontal, and overhead positions. Eligibility: MAT 0500; must meet minimum reading score: Accuplacer 70+. J spring. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Oct 24 – Dec 21 Tue, Thu 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Gas Metal Arc Welding — 3504
WLD 1360 – 3 credits
Charles W. Holtz

This course introduces gas metal arc (GMAW) welding and flux core arc welding processes (FCAW). Topics include equipment setup and fillet and groove welds with emphasis on application of GMAW and FCAW electrodes on carbon steel plate. Upon completion, students should be able to perform fillet welds on carbon steel in the flat, horizontal, and overhead positions. Eligibility: MAT 0500; must meet minimum reading score: Accuplacer 70+. J spring. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus

Aug 28 – Oct 23 Mon, Wed 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Gas Tungsten Arc Welding — 3485
WLD 1370 – 3 credits
Barry M. Pfaff

This course introduces the gas tungsten arc (GTAW) welding process. Topics include correct selection of tungsten, polarity, gas, and proper filler rod with emphasis placed on safety, equipment setup, and welding techniques. Upon completion, students should be able to perform GTAW fillet and groove welds with various electrodes and filler materials. Eligibility: MAT 0500; must meet minimum reading score: Accuplacer 70+. J spring. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Aug 29 – Oct 19 Tue, Thu 5:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Gas Tungsten Arc Welding — 3505
WLD 1370 – 3 credits
Charles W. Holtz

This course introduces the gas tungsten arc (GTAW) welding process. Topics include correct selection of tungsten, polarity, gas, and proper filler rod with emphasis placed on safety, equipment setup, and welding techniques. Upon completion, students should be able to perform GTAW fillet and groove welds with various electrodes and filler materials. Eligibility: MAT 0500; must meet minimum reading score: Accuplacer 70+. J spring. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus

Oct 25 – Dec 18 Mon, Wed 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Adv Shielded Metal Arc Welding — 3483
WLD 2250 – 3 credits
Brent A. Harkness

Advanced shielded metal arc (stick) welding techniques will be performed using mild steel electrodes in the flat, horizontal, vertical, and overhead positions on structural plate. Identifying and analyzing defects in welding joints is emphasized. Carbon steel plate is welded using shielded metal arc welding (SMAW) to American Welding Society (AWS) Code. Students will develop skills necessary to make quality welds on carbon steel pipe with open root and backing rings according to AWS, American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), and American Petroleum Institute (API) code. Prerequisite: WLD 1350; Eligibility: MAT 1210 or MAT 0600. J fall. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Oct 25 – Dec 21 Mon, Wed 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Alternate Processes — 3486
WLD 2360 – 3 credits
Brent A. Harkness

Machine setup and techniques for nonferrous metals, including aluminum and stainless steel, will be practiced. Welding applications of special metals such as copper, nickel, cobalt, and titanium will be discussed. Non-traditional or advanced welding and processing procedures such as resistance welding, automated plasma cutting, robotic welding and submerged arc welding are demonstrated. Laser and electron beam welding techniques are also reviewed. Prerequisites: WLD 2250, WLD 2260, and WLD 2270. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Aug 29 – Dec 21 Tue, Thu 9:20 am – 11:20 am
Metallurgy — 3487
WLD 2370 – 3 credits
Brent A. Harkness

Students will learn the basic properties, characteristics, and production of the major metal families and processes for ferrous and nonferrous metals. General metal properties, testing, and heat treatments are covered, along with crystal structures in metals, iron-carbon phase diagrams, and isothermal transformation diagrams. Prerequisite: PHY 1250; Corequisite: ENG 1530. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Aug 29 – Dec 21 Tue, Thu 8:00 am – 9:15 am