Flux Core Arc Welding (CA)(Plan Code: WETFCC20)

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Major Area Requirements
HLTH 120Adult CPR and First Aid1
WELD 102Introduction to Welding6
WELD 110Welding Blueprint Reading5
WELD 142Flux Core Arc Welding6
WELD 143Flux Core Arc Fabrication6
Total Credits/Units24

Program Outcomes

Program outcomes are overarching skills that are emphasized and reinforced throughout several courses in a specific program; they are measurable statements that define what students should know or be able to do by the end of a certificate or degree at Clark College. After successful completion of this program, students will be able to:

  • Demonstrate Welding Technology principles of operation, terminology and safe practices related to Flux Core Arc Welding (FCAW) and cutting processes.
  • Explain the use of FCAW electrodes.
  • Demonstrate the functions of FCAW power sources, electrical parameters, output characteristics and auxiliary controls.
  • Describe the criteria for visual inspection of FCAW weldments.
  • Demonstrate Oxy Fuel Cutting and Plasma Arc Cutting principles of operation.
  • Interpret blueprints and specifications.

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