CONSTRUCTION EDUCATION FOUNDATION OF NORTH TEXAS

972-574-5200

Program Name:
WELDING
 
Description of the Program

PLEASE NOTE: The Welding A and B classes meet twice a week and are run concurrently. Please enroll in both A and B classes at the beginning of the semester. Topics will include: Welding Safety, Oxyfuel Cutting, Base Metal Preparation, Joint Fit-Up and Alignment, Welding Quality, SMAW Equipment and Set Up, SMAW-Electrodes, and SMAW-Beads and Fillet Welds. Including 70% hands-on per semester. Course topics will include: GTAW-Carbon Steel Pipe, GTAWLow Alloy and Stainless Steel Pipe, GTAW-Aluminum Plate, GTAWAluminum Pipe, and GMAW and FCAW Equipment and Filler Metals

 
Course Track
 
Scheduled Courses
Course Instructor Day Lang Start Time End Time Start Date End Date Loc
Welding Construction I-A Torbellin M E 4:00 PM 8:30 PM 2/1/2021 5/24/2021 DFWEC
Welding Construction I-B Torbellin W E 4:00 PM 8:30 PM 2/3/2021 5/26/2021 DFWEC
Welding Construction II-A Vazquez M E 4:00 PM 8:30 PM 2/1/2021 5/24/2021 DFWEC
Welding Construction II-B Vazquez W E 4:00 PM 8:30 PM 2/3/2021 5/26/2021 DFWEC
Welding Construction IV-A Vazquez T E 4:00 PM 8:30 PM 2/2/2021 5/25/2021 DFWEC
Welding Construction IV-B Vazquez R E 4:00 PM 8:30 PM 2/4/2021 5/27/2021 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
 
Welding Construction I-A
Type of Class: Semester
Class Fee: $1,323.00
18 Sessions/80 Hours

Pre-Requisite: English or Spanish TABE Math Test or Applied Construction math Class and English or Spanish TABE Reading Test and ESL Placement Test.
All TABE Testing must be completed no later than Friday January 15, 2021.
Course topics will include: Basic Safety; Introduction to Hand Tools; Introduction to Power Tools; Basic Communication Skills; Basic Employability Skills; Oxyfuel Cutting; SMAW- Equipment and Set Up; Welding Quality; Base Metal Preparation; SMAW-Beads and Fillet Welds; SMAW - Groove Welds with Backing; Plasma Arc Cutting and SMAW-Open Root Groove Welds- Plate.
Student needs to enroll in Welding Construction I-B; these are run simutaneously.

PREREQUISITE:
MANDATORY
Course: Applied Construction Math I
OR Course: Applied Construction Math I Spanish
OR Test: TABE Math - English
OR Test: TABE Math - Spanish
OR Test Out: Applied Construction Math
MANDATORY
Course: English as a Second Language I
OR Course: English as a Second Language II
OR Course: English as a Second Language III
OR Test: TABE Reading - English
OR Test: TABE Reading - Spanish
MATERIALS:
Welding Level 1 5th ed NCCERconnect + Training Guide
$128.00 - Purchase Required
Core Curriculum 5th ed NCCERconnect + Paperback Trainee Guide
$112.00 - Purchase Required
Calculator Scientific TI30XA
$16.00 - Purchase Required
CURRENT CLASS SESSIONS:
Course Instructor Day Lang Start Time End Time Start Date End Date Loc
Welding Construction I-A Torbellin M E 4:00 PM 8:30 PM 2/1/2021 5/24/2021 DFWEC

 

 

 
Welding Construction I-B
Type of Class: Semester
Class Fee: $1,323.00
18 Sessions/80 Hours

Course topics will include: Basic Safety; Introduction to Construction Math; Introduction to Construction Drawings; Introduction to Basic Rigging; Introduction to Material Handling; Oxyfuel Cutting; Welding Safety; Joint Fit-Up and Alignment; SMAW- Electrodes; SMAW - Beads and Fillet Welds; and Air Carbon Arc Cutting and Gouging
Student needs to enroll in Welding Construction I-A; these are run simutaneously.

PREREQUISITE:
MANDATORY
Course: Applied Construction Math I
OR Test: TABE Math - English
MANDATORY
Req Test: TABE Reading - English
MATERIALS:
Core Curriculum 5th ed NCCERconnect + Paperback Trainee Guide
$112.00 - Previously Purchased
Welding Level 1 5th ed NCCERconnect + Training Guide
$128.00 - 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
Welding Construction I-B Torbellin W E 4:00 PM 8:30 PM 2/3/2021 5/26/2021 DFWEC

 

 

 
Welding Construction II-A
Type of Class: Semester
Class Fee: $1,323.00
18 Sessions/80 Hours

Course topics will include: Reading Welding Detailed Drawings; SMAW - Groove Welds with Backing-Plate; SMAW - Open Root Groove Welds Plate; and SMAW -Open Root Pipe Welds.
Student needs to enroll in Welding Construction II-B; these are run simutaneously.

PREREQUISITE:
MANDATORY
Course: Welding Construction I-B
MATERIALS:
Welding Level 2 5th ed NCCERconnect + Training Guide
$169.00 - Purchase Required
Welding Level 3 5th ed NCCERconnect + Training Guide
$169.00 - Purchase Required
CURRENT CLASS SESSIONS:
Course Instructor Day Lang Start Time End Time Start Date End Date Loc
Welding Construction II-A Vazquez M E 4:00 PM 8:30 PM 2/1/2021 5/24/2021 DFWEC

 

 

 
Welding Construction II-B
Type of Class: Semester
Class Fee: $1,323.00
18 Sessions/80 Hours

Course topics will include: Reading Welding Detailed Drawings; Air-Carbon Arc Cutting and Gouging; Plasma Arc Cutting; SMAW- Groove Welds with Backing - Plate; SMAW-Open Root Groove Welds - Plate; and SMAW- Open Root Pipe Welds.
Student needs to enroll in Welding Construction II-A; these are run simutaneously.

PREREQUISITE:
MANDATORY
Course: Welding Construction I-B
MATERIALS:
Welding Level 2 5th ed NCCERconnect + Training Guide
$169.00 - Previously Purchased
Welding Level 3 5th ed NCCERconnect + Training Guide
$169.00 - Previously Purchased
CURRENT CLASS SESSIONS:
Course Instructor Day Lang Start Time End Time Start Date End Date Loc
Welding Construction II-B Vazquez W E 4:00 PM 8:30 PM 2/3/2021 5/26/2021 DFWEC

 

 

 
Welding Construction III-A
Type of Class: Semester
Class Fee: $1,323.00
17 Sessions/80 Hours
Prerequisite: Welding Construction II-A & II-B Consists of 80 hours: 70% hands-on per semester. Course topics will include: SMAW-Open Root Pipe Welds; SMAW- Stainless Steel Plate & Pipe Groove Welds; Preheat and Postheating of Metals; GTAW- Plate and GTAW - Carbon Steel Pipe. MUST BE ENROLLED IN WELDING CONSTRUCTION III-A & III-B
PREREQUISITE:
MANDATORY
Course: Welding Construction II-B
MATERIALS:
no materials
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 **

 

 

 
Welding Construction III-B
Type of Class: Semester
Class Fee: $1,323.00
16 Sessions/80 Hours
Prerequisite: Welding Construction II-A & II-B Consists of 80 hours: 70% hands-on per semester. Course topics will include: SMAW- Open Root Pipe Welds; SMAW - Stainless Steel Plate and Pipe Groove Welds; Physical Characteristics & Mechanical Properties of Meals; GTAW - Equipment and Filler Metals; GTAW- Plate; and GTAW- Carbon Steel Pipe. MUST BE ENROLLED IN WELDING CONSTRUCTION III-A & III-B
PREREQUISITE:
MANDATORY
Course: Welding Construction II-B
MATERIALS:
no materials
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 **

 

 

 
Welding Construction IV-A
Type of Class: Semester
Class Fee: $1,323.00
18 Sessions/80 Hours

Course topics will include: GTAW- Carbon Steel Pipe; GTAW-Low Alloy and Stainless Pipe; GTAW Aluminum Plate; GTAW - Aluminum Plate; GMAW Plate; FCAW Plate; GMAW- Pipe; and FCAW Pipe.
Student needs to enroll in Welding Construction IV-B; these are run simutaneously.

PREREQUISITE:
MANDATORY
Course: Welding Construction III-B
MATERIALS:
Welding Level 2 5th ed NCCERconnect + Training Guide
$169.00 - Previously Purchased
Welding Level 3 5th ed NCCERconnect + Training Guide
$169.00 - Previously Purchased
Welding Level 4 5th ed NCCERconnect + Training Guide
$169.00 - Purchase Required
CURRENT CLASS SESSIONS:
Course Instructor Day Lang Start Time End Time Start Date End Date Loc
Welding Construction IV-A Vazquez T E 4:00 PM 8:30 PM 2/2/2021 5/25/2021 DFWEC

 

 

 
Welding Construction IV-B
Type of Class: Semester
Class Fee: $1,323.00
18 Sessions/80 Hours

Course topics will include: GTAW - Carbon Steel Pipe; GTAW - Low Alloy and Stainless Steel Pipe; GTAW Auminum Plate; GMAW-FCAW Equipmet and Filler Metals; GMAW Plate; FCAW Plate; GMAW-Pipe; and FCAW-Pipe.
Student needs to enroll in Welding Construction IV-B; these are run simutaneously.

PREREQUISITE:
MANDATORY
Course: Welding Construction III-B
MATERIALS:
no materials
CURRENT CLASS SESSIONS:
Course Instructor Day Lang Start Time End Time Start Date End Date Loc
Welding Construction IV-B Vazquez R E 4:00 PM 8:30 PM 2/4/2021 5/27/2021 DFWEC