|Pipefitting/Pipe Welding Certificate
Total Credits: 17
Core Requirements (17)
PEH101 Personal Health (3)
WLD128 Introduction to Structural Drawings and CAD (4)
WLD143 Pipefitting I (5)
WLD243 Pipefitting II (5)
Students must earn:
-a cumulative grade point average (CGPA) of at least a 2.0 on a 4.0 scale;
-a minimum of 3 earned CAC credits numbered 100 or above;
-a minimum of 17 semster credits.
|Program Measurable Student Learning Outcomes|
1. (Synthesis Level) Model motivation, dependability, reliability, willingness to learn, willingness to work as a team member, and the ability to work safely. (CSLO 3)
2. (Synthesis Level) Incorporate skills into projects related to applied science, basic computers, applied mathematics/measurements, reading for information, business writing, listening to and following directions, locating and using information, and speaking and presentation skills.
3. (Evaluation Level) Demonstrate, explain, and critique teamwork, adaptability and flexibility, business fundamentals, marketing and customer focus, planning and organizing, problem solving, decision-making, and applied technology.
4. (Synthesis Level) Combine welding fundamentals and processes to the correct and safe use of pipe welding and fitting equipment and tools. (CSLO 2,3)
5. (Synthesis Level) Perform competencies in safety and health, drawing and symbols, Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW), Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW), Flux Cored Arc Welding (FCAW), Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (GTAW), Thermal Cutting, Oxygen Fuel Cutting (OFC), Plasma Arc Cutting (PAC), Carbon Arc Cutting (CAC), and Inspection. (CSLO 2,4)
6. (Synthesis Level) Create completed projects by demonstrating proficient techniques in SMAW, GMAW, GTAW, thermal cutting, OFC, PAC, CAC, and inspection. (CSLO 2)
7. (Evaluation Level) Demonstrate, evaluate, and explain weld imperfections and their causes.
8. (Comprehension Level) Explain the importance of quality workmanship and how imperfections or incorrect welding techniques may impact society.
9. (Synthesis Level) Demonstrate consistent, high quality workmanship to ensure public safety and to protect the environment. (CSLO 1)
|Standards for Program|
NCCER National Center for Construction Education and Research http://www.nccer.org/welding?pID=105
American Welding Society AWS.org
API (American Petroleum Institute)
ASME (American Society of Mechanical Engineers