Advanced Metal Fabrication
Grade Level: 11, 12
Length of Course: Year
Pre-requisite: Intermediate Metal Fabrication with a “C” or better
Fee: $20.00 per Year
Course Overview: This course is designed to further students’ skills and knowledge in welding and fabrication processes learned in Intermediate Metals Fabrication. The students will learn in depth about the following processes: Oxy-fuel Welding, Shielded Metal Arc Welding, Gas Metallic Arc Welding, Gas Tungsten Arc Welding, Oxy-fuel cutting, blueprint reading, metallurgy, fabrication mathematics, and current forms of fabrication technology. Students will be required to complete various certification tests specified by the instructor as established by the American Welding Society. This course emphasizes the necessary skill of welding technology and shop safety following OSHA, EPA, and DEQ recommendations. Students must wear safety glasses at all times while in the shop.