Welding Technology

WELD 205

Welder’s Print Reading

Course Description

Welder’s print reading provides detailed information to help welding students develop skills necessary to interpret working sketches and prints common to the welding/metalworking field. In addition, the welding student will gain knowledge in how to interpret conventional drafting symbology and specialized welding symbols and will have the opportunity to perform welds on test plates that are indicated by the welding symbols.


(A requirement that must be completed before taking this course.)

Course Competencies

Upon successful completion of the course, the student should be able to:

  • Identify parts of a metalworking print.
  • Illustrate welding symbols both common and specialized.
  • Analyze welding symbols and abbreviations for job completion.
  • Identify different types of metal by its surface condition.
  • Produce welds specified by welding symbols.
  • Determine welding processes required for any specific welding application.
  • Identify various pipe joints.

Course Schedule

  No of Weeks   Begins   
 CourseSectionCourse TitleModeCredit HoursInstructorsFeeSeats Available ⁄Capacity ⁄WaitlistStatusDays-Time-Room

WELDING TECHNOLOGY; No of Weeks : 7; Begins : 08/31/2015

 205143819Welders Print Reading 2McLean C$25.0012/12/0Open
W 08:00AM-09:54AMAS371
W 10:00AM-12:07PMAS360

WELDING TECHNOLOGY; No of Weeks : 12; Begins : 05/11/2015

 205123801Welders Print Reading 2McLean C$25.007/12/0Open
F 10:00AM-10:54AMAS371
F 11:00AM-12:26PMAS360
 205123852Welders Print Reading 2Olson C$25.003/12/0Open
R 06:00PM-06:54PMAS360
R 07:00PM-08:26PMAS371

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