Curriculum Education

WLD-116 SMAW (stick) Plate/Pipe

This course is designed to enhance skills with the shielded metal arc (stick) welding process. Emphasis is placed on advancing manipulative skills with SMAW electrodes on varying joint geometry. Upon completion, students should be able to perform groove welds on carbon steel with prescribed electrodes in the flat, horizontal, vertical, and overhead positions.


Requisites: Take WLD-115(S23304); Take previously. Required.Take WLD-110(S23303) WLD-141(S23307); Take previously. Required.

Total Class Credits: 4
Class Credits: 1
Lab Credits: 9
Clinic Credits: 0


See Wake Tech's Welding Technology program for additional courses and educational offerings.

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