CONSTRUCTION EDUCATION FOUNDATION OF NORTH TEXAS

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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 Bratton M E 4:00 PM 9:00 PM 9/14/2020 12/14/2020 DFWEC
Welding Construction I-B Bratton W E 4:00 PM 9:00 PM 9/9/2020 12/16/2020 DFWEC
Welding Construction III-A Vazquez T E 4:00 PM 9:00 PM 9/8/2020 12/15/2020 DFWEC
Welding Construction III-B Vazquez R E 4:00 PM 9:00 PM 9/10/2020 12/17/2020 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
 
Welding Construction I-A
Type of Class: Semester
Class Fee: $1,323.00
16 Sessions/80 Hours
Prerequisite: English TABE Math and Reading Test Consists of 80 hours: 70% hands-on per semester. Course topics will include: Basic Safety;Introduction to Construction Math; 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. MUST BE ENROLLED IN WELDING CONSTRUCTION I-A & I-B
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:
Core Curriculum NCCERconnect + Paperback Trainee Guide
$112.00 - Purchase Required
Welding Level 1 NCCERconnect + Training Guide
$128.00 - Purchase Required
CURRENT CLASS SESSIONS:
Course Instructor Day Lang Start Time End Time Start Date End Date Loc
Welding Construction I-A Bratton M E 4:00 PM 9:00 PM 9/14/2020 12/14/2020 DFWEC

 

 

 
Welding Construction I-B
Type of Class: Semester
Class Fee: $1,323.00
17 Sessions/80 Hours
Pre-requisite: English TABE Math and Reading Test Consists of 80 hours: 70% hands-on per semester. 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; SMAW - Groove Welds with Backing; Air Carbon Arc Cutting and Gouging and SMAW - Open Root Groove Welds - Plate. MUST BE ENROLLED IN THE Welding Construction IA & IB
PREREQUISITE:
MANDATORY
Course: Applied Construction Math I
OR Test: TABE Math - English
MANDATORY
Req Test: TABE Reading - English
MATERIALS:
Core Curriculum NCCERconnect + Paperback Trainee Guide
$112.00 - Previously Purchased
Welding Level 1 NCCERconnect + Training Guide
$128.00 - Previously Purchased
CURRENT CLASS SESSIONS:
Course Instructor Day Lang Start Time End Time Start Date End Date Loc
Welding Construction I-B Bratton W E 4:00 PM 9:00 PM 9/9/2020 12/16/2020 DFWEC

 

 

 
Welding Construction II-A
Type of Class: Semester
Class Fee: $1,323.00
17 Sessions/80 Hours
Prerequisite: Welding Construction I- A & B Consists of 80 hours: 70% hands-on per semester. Course topics will include: SMAW-Groove Welds with Backing, Welding Symbols, Air-Carbon Arc Cutting and Gouging, Plasma Arc Cutting, Reading Welding Detailed Drawings, and SMAW-Open Root Groove Welds-Plate.
PREREQUISITE:
MANDATORY
Course: Welding Construction I-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 II-B
Type of Class: Semester
Class Fee: $1,323.00
17 Sessions/80 Hours
Consists of 80 hours: 70% hands-on per semester. Course topics will include: SMAW-Open Root Groove Welds-Plate and SMAW-Open Root Pipe Welds.
PREREQUISITE:
MANDATORY
Course: Welding Construction I-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-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
Welding Construction III-A Vazquez T E 4:00 PM 9:00 PM 9/8/2020 12/15/2020 DFWEC

 

 

 
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
Welding Construction III-B Vazquez R E 4:00 PM 9:00 PM 9/10/2020 12/17/2020 DFWEC

 

 

 
Welding Construction IV-A
Type of Class: Semester
Class Fee: $1,625.00
17 Sessions/80 Hours
Consists of 80 hours: 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.
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
  ** CLASSES FOR THIS COURSE ARE SCHEDULED FOR AN UPCOMING SEMESTER **

 

 

 
Welding Construction IV-B
Type of Class: Semester
Class Fee: $1,625.00
17 Sessions/80 Hours
Consists of 80 hours: 70% hands-on per semester. Course topics will include: GMAW-Plate, FCAW-Plate, GMAWPipe, FCAW-Pipe and SMAW-Stainless Steel Plate & Pipe Groove Welds.
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
  ** CLASSES FOR THIS COURSE ARE SCHEDULED FOR AN UPCOMING SEMESTER **