ABCT2000 Advanced Welding Methods

Modern vehicle designs have very exacting requirements regarding metal joining processes used in their construction and repair. Technicians will be familiar with these processes and will use advanced methods in the duplication of collision repairs.

Credits

1

Prerequisite

ABCT1145

Course Requirements and Evaluation

Refer to Course Syllabus for detailed information regarding the requirements and evaluation standards for this course. The Course Syllabus will be distributed the first week of the course.

Learning Outcomes

The following outcomes will be addressed in the course:
Identify set up procedures for squeeze type resistance spot welders.
Perform set up procedures for squeeze type.
Perform spot weld procedures on sheet metal.
Identify TIG welder set up procedures.
Perform TIG welder set up procedures.
Perform aluminum welds with TIG welder.
Identify set up procedures for aluminum welding with MIG welds.
Set up MIG welder for aluminum welding.
Identify oxy-acetylene aluminum welding procedures.
Maintain work stations.
Perform shop duties (1 hour).
Perform personal and environmental safety (daily).

Text and References

A list of textbooks required for this course is available at the bookstore.

Course Scheduling

The scheduled hours of instruction include sixteen hours for each lecture credit, thirty two hours for each lab credit and forty hours for each credit of supervised occupational experience (SOE). Lecture credit may include formal or impromptu lectures, demonstrations or discussions with the entire class or with small groups or individuals. Refer to the Credit Details section of this course outline for the credit breakdown.

Accommodations Statement

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Campus

Brooklyn Park Campus Eden Prairie Campus 952-995-1300

Credit Details

lecture:

0

lab:

1