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
Fall Quarter registration for new students begins July 19. Get started today on your enrollment steps!