BC's Indigenous Public Post-Secondary Institute

BTWD-060 - Bridging to Trades Welding -

BTWD-060 - Bridging to Trades Welding -

Course Details
This course offers students the skills and theory required for entrance to the welding trade. Students will be shown how welding skills are useful in many trades. They will learn to cut metals and join them by the use of welding process using general welding equipment. Employment skills and workplace safety will be emphasized.
Part of the:
  • Available/Required in the following Programs:
  • Bridging to Trades Certificate -
  • Prerequisites : Workplace Math 10, English 10 or English First Peoples 10
    Course Outline
    Instructors Qualifications: Red Seal Certified Level C Welder or equivalent
    Office Hours: 1.5 hours per week
    Contact Hours: 60
    Student Evaluation
    Assignments 50-70%, Final 30-50%, Total 100%. Grading procedures to follow NVIT policy.
    Learning Outcomes: Upon successful completion of this course students should be able to:
  • demonstrate a knowledge of the safety precautions required in a work environment;

  • describe and demonstrate shielded metal arc welding;

  • describe gas tungsten arc welding;

  • describe welding metallurgy; and

  • demonstrate an ability to read blueprints.
  • Text and Materials:
    Other Resources: Course Pack.
    Transfer Credits: For more information visit: www.bctransferguide.ca
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