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Gas Metal Arc Welding Short Circuit Transfer

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Teaches proper weld safety, machine setup and welding techniques for gas metal arc welding using short arc, spray metal transfer methods. Students perform American Welding Society compliant welds on mild steels in the flat and horizontal positions. AWS welder certification can be earned upon passing the AWS welder certification testing the 2G position. To successfully complete this course, students must pass all required components as this class qualifies as a pathway into a Kirkwood credit program. The AWS welders certification test cost is included in the course tuition. 

Class Details

38 Sessions
Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu

Linn County Regional Center

David Koch 

CEUs : 13.68

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Please read:  Bring a welding helmet and gloves, safety glasses, steel-toe boots/shoes, a long-sleeve shirt, ear plugs, a chipping hammer, a wire brush and pliers/vice grips on the first day. Required books GMAW Tech Guide EW-473 Hobart ISBN 9781936058174, GMAWB EW-369 Hobart ISBN 9781936058068. The AWS Welder Certification test is given only during scheduled class time. Students who return to test after the last day of class must call 319-398-4968 to register and pay $175 testing fee.



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Registration Closes On
Monday, August 27, 2018 @ 12:00 AM

Schedule Information

Skip dates: (No class on 09/03/2018)

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
8/27/2018 - 10/31/2018 Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM Hiawatha, Linn County Regional Center  Map, Room: 104 David Koch