Credit Course Schedules

Welding - Spring 2022

In Person
Classes meet in person on campus; specific days/times/location
Online - Asynchronous
Classes meet fully online; no specific days/times/locations
Online - Synchronous (Zoom)
Classes meet via Zoom or other resource; specific days/times
Hybrid - Online Asynchronous & Online Synchronous (Zoom)
A portion of the classes meet synchronous via Zoom or other resource and a portion is asynchronous online; there will be some specific days/times
Hybrid - Online & In-person
A portion of the classes meet in person on campus and a portion is asynchronous or synchronous online; there will be some specific days/times/locations
Hybrid - Online Asynchronous & In Person
Classes meet in both asynchronous online and in-person modes; specific meeting times and locations for in-person portions of classes are listed with each course
Hybrid - Online Synchronous (Zoom) & In Person
Classes meet in both synchronous online (Zoom) and in-person modes; specific meeting times and locations are listed with each course
Gas Metal Arc Welding — 3482
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. No requisites. J spring. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus
Fees: $130
Manufacturing Technology Institute - Jamestown 113
Jan 19 – Mar 14 Mon, Wed 8:00 am – 12:00 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 1590. J fall. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus
Fees: $130
Manufacturing Technology Institute - Jamestown 121A
Jan 19 – Mar 14 Mon, Wed 1:15 pm – 5:15 pm
Adv Gas Metal Arc Welding — 3485
WLD 2260 – 3 credits
Brent A. Harkness

Advanced gas metal arc welding practices and power source technology, including programmable and pulsing constant voltage machines, will be used. Machine set-up and techniques for nonferrous metals, including aluminum and stainless steel, will be practiced. Advanced arc welding techniques will be performed 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 Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW) to American Welding Society (AWS) Code. Students will develop skills necessary to make quality welds on carbon steel pipe with open root and with backing rings according to AWS, American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), and American Petroleum Institute (API) code. Prerequisite: WLD 1360; Eligibility: MAT 1590. J fall. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus
Fees: $130
Manufacturing Technology Institute - Jamestown 121A
Mar 15 – May 10 Tue, Thu 1:15 pm – 5:15 pm
Adv Gas Metal Arc Welding — 4003
WLD 2260 – 3 credits
Brent A. Harkness

Advanced gas metal arc welding practices and power source technology, including programmable and pulsing constant voltage machines, will be used. Machine set-up and techniques for nonferrous metals, including aluminum and stainless steel, will be practiced. Advanced arc welding techniques will be performed 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 Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW) to American Welding Society (AWS) Code. Students will develop skills necessary to make quality welds on carbon steel pipe with open root and with backing rings according to AWS, American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), and American Petroleum Institute (API) code. Prerequisite: WLD 1360; Eligibility: MAT 1590. J fall. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus
Fees: $130
Manufacturing Technology Institute - Jamestown 121A
Jan 18 – Mar 10 Tue, Thu 1:15 pm – 5:10 pm
Adv Gas Tungsten Arc Welding — 3487
WLD 2270 – 3 credits
Barry M. Pfaff

Advanced study and practice of the gas tungsten arc welding process are emphasized. Advanced joint designs are mastered on carbon steel, aluminum, and stainless steel. A required American Welding Society Workmanship sample will be fabricated and welded. Students will also weld GTAW on pipe according to ASME (American Society of Mechanical Engineers) procedures. Theory and practice of GTAW on ferrous and non-ferrous metals in all positions will be covered. Upon completion, students should be able to perform GTAW welds with prescribed electrodes and filler materials on various joint geometries. Prerequisite: WLD 1370; Eligibility: MAT 1590. J spring. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus
Fees: $130
Manufacturing Technology Institute - Jamestown 113
Mar 15 – May 10 Tue, Thu 5:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Adv Gas Tungsten Arc Welding — 4004
WLD 2270 – 3 credits
Barry M. Pfaff

Advanced study and practice of the gas tungsten arc welding process are emphasized. Advanced joint designs are mastered on carbon steel, aluminum, and stainless steel. A required American Welding Society Workmanship sample will be fabricated and welded. Students will also weld GTAW on pipe according to ASME (American Society of Mechanical Engineers) procedures. Theory and practice of GTAW on ferrous and non-ferrous metals in all positions will be covered. Upon completion, students should be able to perform GTAW welds with prescribed electrodes and filler materials on various joint geometries. Prerequisite: WLD 1370; Eligibility: MAT 1590. J spring. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus
Fees: $130
Manufacturing Technology Institute - Jamestown 113
Jan 18 – Mar 10 Tue, Thu 5:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Fabrication — 3489
WLD 2350 – 3 credits
Brent A. Harkness

Students will learn how to read blueprints with an emphasis on weld symbols, joint design, and layout techniques. Students will be introduced to equipment such as the iron worker, hand tools, press brake, and shear. The principles behind bending, punching, and fastening technologies will be discussed. Prerequisites: WLD 2260; Corequisite: WLD 2450. J spring. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus
Fees: $130
Manufacturing Technology Institute - Jamestown 121A
Jan 19 – May 11 Mon, Wed 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Capstone Project — 3490
WLD 2450 – 2 credits
Brent A. Harkness

Through research, discussion, and presentation, students will apply welding technology knowledge toward a real life problem. Each student will prepare a case study of a local industry problem or application as well as a solution to the problem. Process selection, joint design, cost estimating, and design of a welded project are required. Corequisite: WLD 2350; Prerequisite: student must be within one semester of graduation or have permission of instructor. J spring. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus
Fees: $200
Manufacturing Technology Institute - Jamestown 121A
Jan 19 – May 11 Mon, Wed 9:00 am – 9:50 am