This class will provide an overview of the equipment. Topics include Safety, Power Source, Equipment Setup, Polarity and selecting the correct electrode for the welding processes. The class will perform striking an arc, welding fillet welds in the 1F, 2f, 3f, and 4f positions on carbon steel plate. There are no prerequisites for this class. This class is designed to give you the basic understanding and skill to perform (SMAW) in the maintenance, construction, and production. Classes will be held Monday thru Thursday from 7:30 am 4:30pm.
Basic computer skills are required. Windows 98, 2000, XP knowledge is preferred. Electrical Safety Knowledge is preferred
Proper Clothing is required! No Shorts, No jewelry, No tank tops, No open toed shoes, sandals or flip flops! This is strictly enforced!
4 days/32 hours
Alabama Robotic Technology Park
The Alabama Robotics Technology Park is designed to close the skills gap within the robotics industry, while also ensuring that students obtain training on the latest robotic technology in the industry.