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SMAW Shielded Metal Arc Welding

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Students will learn to perform 1/4", 3/8" and 5/8"  fillet welds in the horizontal (2F), vertical (3F), and overhead (4F) positions.  In addition students will learn safe practices, SMAW welding theory, weldability of materials with E-6010 and E-7018 electrodes, welding terms and definitions, and visual inspection techniques for SMAW welds.   Prerequisites:  Successful completion of Trades Information Session and Try Before You Learn.

Class Details

23 Sessions
Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu

Peninsula Workforce Development Center

Sikendrick McCollum 

CEUs : 12



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Schedule Information

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Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s) Instructional Method
6/27/2022 - 8/4/2022 Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu 07:00 AM - 12:00 PM Hampton, Peninsula Workforce Development Center  Map Sikendrick McCollum  Lecture