CONSTRUCTION EDUCATION FOUNDATION OF NORTH TEXAS

972-574-5200

Program Name:
SHEET METAL
 
Description of the Program

Topics include the Introduction to Construction Math, Trade Math One, Basic Safety, Introduction to Hand Tools, Introduction to Power Tools, Tools of the trade, Introduction to Basic Rigging, Introduction to Materials Handling, Introduction to the Sheet Metal Trade, and Introduction to Sheet Metal Layout & Processes and Basic Construction Math. Comprehensive Plan & Spec Reading; Air Testing and Balancing; Introduction to Welding, Brazing and Cutting; Introductory Supervisory Skills; Fabrication ThreeTriangulation; Advanced Architectural Sheet Metal, and Fabrication FourComprehensive Review.

 
Course Track
 
Scheduled Courses
Course Instructor Day Lang Start Time End Time Start Date End Date Loc
Sheet Metal I - A Smith W E 4:00 PM 8:45 PM 9/9/2020 12/16/2020 DFWEC
Sheet Metal II - A Burback T E 4:00 PM 8:45 PM 9/8/2020 12/15/2020 DFWEC
 
Legend: M=Monday, T=Tuesday, W=Wednesday, R=Thursday, F=Friday, Sa=Saturday, DFWEC=DFW Education Center, NLC=North Lake College Main Campus
 
Course Details
 
Sheet Metal I - A
Type of Class: Semester
Class Fee: $1,323.00
17 Sessions/80 Hours
Prerequisite: English TABE Reading and Math Sheet Metal I-A - This course consists of 80 hours per semester including labs. The course topics are Sheet Metal Layout and Processes; Parallel Line Development; Installation of Ductwork; Installation of Air Distribution Accessories; Introduction to Construction Drawings; Basic Communication Skills; and Basic Employability Skills. Sheet Metal I-B - This course consists of 80 hours ler semester including labs. The course toics are Introduction to Construction Math; Sheet Metal Tools and Equipment; Basic Safety; Introduction to Hand Tools; Introduction to Power Tools; Sheet Metal Tools and Equipment; Plasma Arc Cutting; Introduction to Basic Rigging; Introduction to Material Handling and Occupational Overview: The Sheet Metal Industry.
PREREQUISITE:
MANDATORY
Course: Applied Construction Math I
OR Test: TABE Math - English
OR Test Out: Applied Construction Math
MANDATORY
Req Test: TABE Reading - English
MATERIALS:
Core Curriculum NCCERconnect + Paperback Trainee Guide
$112.00 - Purchase Required
Sheet Metal Level 1 4th ed
$68.00 - Purchase Required
CURRENT CLASS SESSIONS:
Course Instructor Day Lang Start Time End Time Start Date End Date Loc
Sheet Metal I - A Smith W E 4:00 PM 8:45 PM 9/9/2020 12/16/2020 DFWEC

 

 

 
Sheet Metal I - B
Type of Class: Semester
Class Fee: $1,363.00
18 Sessions/80 Hours
Prerequisite: Sheet Metal IA This course consists of 80 hours per semester including labs. The first portion of the class each night will cover topics such as: Fabrication One: Parallel Line Development; Insulation of Ductwork; Installation of Air Distribution Accessories, Insulation, Introduction to Construction Drawings, Architectural Sheet Metal, Basic Communication Skills, and Basic Employability Skills. Second portion of each class will continue to cover Basic Construction Math.
PREREQUISITE:
MANDATORY
Course: Sheet Metal I - A
MATERIALS:
Calculator Scientific TI30XA
$16.00 - Previously Purchased
CURRENT CLASS SESSIONS:
Course Instructor Day Lang Start Time End Time Start Date End Date Loc
  ** CLASSES FOR THIS COURSE ARE SCHEDULED FOR AN UPCOMING SEMESTER **

 

 

 
Sheet Metal II - A
Type of Class: Semester
Class Fee: $1,450.00
17 Sessions/80 Hours
Prerequisite: Sheet Metal I-B Sheet Metal II-A - This course consists of 80 hours per semester including labs. The course topics are Field Measurements, Calculations, and Fittings; Construction and Sheet Metal Drawings; and Radial Line Development. Sheet Metal II-B -This course consists of 80 hours per semester including labs. The course topics are Sheet Metal Duct Fabrication Standards; Bend Allowances; Soldering; Air Distribution Systems; and Shop Production and Organization.
PREREQUISITE:
MANDATORY
Course: Sheet Metal I - B
MATERIALS:
Shop Production and Organization 04401-09
$34.00 - Purchase Required
Sheet Metal Level 1 4th ed
$68.00 - Purchase Required
CURRENT CLASS SESSIONS:
Course Instructor Day Lang Start Time End Time Start Date End Date Loc
Sheet Metal II - A Burback T E 4:00 PM 8:45 PM 9/8/2020 12/15/2020 DFWEC

 

 

 
Sheet Metal II - B
Type of Class: Semester
Class Fee: $1,423.00
19 Sessions/80 Hours
Prerequisite: Sheet Metal IIA The second semester will emphasize: Air Properties and Distribution; Bend Allowances; Soldering; Louvers, Dampers, and Access Door, Basic Piping Practices, Shop Production and Organziation, Fiberglass Duct and Basic Estimaintg & Take Off.
PREREQUISITE:
MANDATORY
Course: Sheet Metal II - A
MATERIALS:
Louvers, Dampers, and Access Doors 040304-09
$27.00 - Previously Purchased
Shop Production and Organization 04401-09
$34.00 - Previously Purchased
CURRENT CLASS SESSIONS:
Course Instructor Day Lang Start Time End Time Start Date End Date Loc
  ** CLASSES FOR THIS COURSE ARE SCHEDULED FOR AN UPCOMING SEMESTER **

 

 

 
Sheet Metal III - A
Type of Class: Semester
Class Fee: $1,623.00
17 Sessions/80 Hours
This class will cover topics such as: Trade Math; Air Systems, Kitchen Ducts; Principles of Air Flow; and Fume and Exhaust System Design
PREREQUISITE:
MANDATORY
Course: Sheet Metal II - B
OR Course: TD TECH - Sheet Metal II
MATERIALS:
Ductulator (1998) Dual Units (IP/SI)
$14.00 - Purchase Required
CURRENT CLASS SESSIONS:
Course Instructor Day Lang Start Time End Time Start Date End Date Loc
  ** CLASSES FOR THIS COURSE ARE SCHEDULED FOR AN UPCOMING SEMESTER **

 

 

 
Sheet Metal III - B
Type of Class: Semester
Class Fee: $1,223.00
18 Sessions/80 Hours
Prerequisite: Sheet Metal IIIA This semester will cover topics such as: Comprehensive Plan & Spec Reading; Air Testing and Balancing; Introduction to Welding, Brazing and Cutting; Introductory Supervisory Skills; Fabrication Three- Triangulation; Advanced Architectural Sheet Metal, and Fabrication Four- Comprehensive Review.
PREREQUISITE:
no prerequisites
MATERIALS:
Ductulator (1998) Dual Units (IP/SI)
$14.00 - Previously Purchased
Calculator Scientific TI30XA
$16.00 - Previously Purchased
CURRENT CLASS SESSIONS:
Course Instructor Day Lang Start Time End Time Start Date End Date Loc
  ** CLASSES FOR THIS COURSE ARE SCHEDULED FOR AN UPCOMING SEMESTER **