American Welding Society Learning | Welding Fundamentals II -- eLearning Course

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Price: $265
About the Course

The AWS Welding Fundamentals II Course provides a comprehensive overview of resistance welding, plasma arc welding, electron beam welding, and laser beam welding, cutting, and drilling. Participants will learn about the science, equipment, consumables, process variables, safety precautions, and advantages and disadvantages inherent to each process.

Learning Outcomes

By the end of this course, you will be able to:

  • Demonstrate a basic understanding of resistance welding, plasma arc welding, electron beam welding, and laser beam welding, cutting, and drilling
  • Explain the basic science behind these processes
  • Choose the correct equipment and consumables for each process
  • Consider process variables
  • Understand safety precautions as they relate to welding and cutting
  • Explain the advantages and disadvantages of each process covered
Course Outline

This course covers:

  • Module 1: Resistance Welding I: History & Science
  • Module 2: Resistance Welding II: Equipment
  • Module 3: Resistance Welding III: Consumables & Materials
  • Module 4: Resistance Welding IV: Variables
  • Module 5: Resistance Welding V: Safety
  • Module 6: Resistance Welding VI: Spot & Projection Welding
  • Module 7: Resistance Welding VII: Seam Welding & Advantages-Disadvantages
  • Module 8: Plasma Arc Welding I: History, Science & Equipment
  • Module 9: Plasma Arc Welding II: Variables & Advantages-Disadvantages
  • Module 10: Electron Beam Welding I: History & Science I
  • Module 11: Electron Beam Welding II: Science II
  • Module 12: Electron Beam Welding III: Equipment I
  • Module 13: Electron Beam Welding IV: Equipment II
  • Module 14: Electron Beam Welding V: Variables & Safety
  • Module 15: Electron Beam Welding VI: Advantages & Disadvantages
  • Module 16: Laser Beam Processes I: History & Science
  • Module 17: Laser Beam Processes II: Equipment, Consumables & Materials
  • Module 18: Laser Beam Processes III: Cutting & Drilling
  • Module 19: Laser Beam Processes IV: Variables
  • Module 20: Laser Beam Processes V: Safety
  • Module 21: Laser Beam Processes VI: Advantages & Disadvantages

CEUs and Certificate

CEU's 0.7 or 7 PDH

Certificate: A certificate is available upon successful completion of the course and an 75% or higher score on the exam.


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