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Introduction to Pipe Welding (SMAW)

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You pay only $566, if you qualify and pending availability of FastForward funds. For more information call 540-453-2215. 

Prerequisite - Welding Fundamentals and 3G "Open-root" plate certification.  Must have permission from instructor prior to registration.  Focuses on the techniques used for welding pipe.  The shielded metal arc (SMAW) welding process is used to perform practice welds on pipe diameters from 2-12 inches. Basic pipe-fitting practices will be demonstrated using butt weld and socket weld fittings to progress through learning to weld pipe in horizontal and vertical positions.  One-on-one coaching, welding demonstrations, welding videos, and the Lincoln VRTEX Welding Simulator will be used to illustrate the techniques the student must follow to successfully pass the 6G qualification test. All Pipe Welding Qualification testing is done in accordance with ASME Section IX Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code and AWS D1.1, Structural Welding Code Steel. (ASME SMAW certification)
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Class Details

16 Sessions
Days of the Week :Multiple Days of the Week :
  Weekly - Sat.  
  Weekly - Sun.  

Location : Mt. Crawford Welding Center Location : 
  Mt. Crawford Welding Center.

Instructor : Andrew Folsom 

 

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Please read:  I am enrolling in this class as part of the New Economy Workforce Credential Grant Program (WCG). As a condition to receiving a grant, I agree to the following terms and conditions as specified on this site: WCG Release Form.

Tuition: 

$1,698.00


Registration Closes On
Saturday, September 1, 2018 @ 12:00 AM

Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
9/1/2018 - 10/20/2018 Weekly - Sat 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM Mt Crawford, Mt. Crawford Welding Center  Map Andrew Folsom 
9/2/2018 - 10/21/2018 Weekly -Sun 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM Mt Crawford, Mt. Crawford Welding Center  Map Andrew Folsom 

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