WELD105 - Introduction to Shielded Metal Arc Welding

This course is an introduction to the SMAW process with emphasis safety and theory. This class is the beginning in developing eye - hand coordination using fast fill SMAW electrodes on different grove designs and weld positions

Credits: 5

Distribution: Career Training

Offered: Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer


  1. Set up SMAW equipment
  2. Make fillet welds using fast fill rods
  3. Make fillet welds using fast freeze rods