Curriculum Education

WLD-131 GTAW (TIG) Plate

This course introduces the gas tungsten arc (TIG) welding process. Topics include correct selection of tungsten, polarity, gas, and proper filler rod with emphasis placed on safety, equipment setup, and welding techniques. Upon completion, students should be able to perform GTAW fillet and groove welds with various electrodes and filler materials.


Requisites: Take WLD-110(S23303) WLD-115(S23304) WLD-121(S23305) WLD-141(S23307); Take previously. Required.

Total Class Credits: 4
Class Credits: 2
Lab Credits: 6
Clinic Credits: 0


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

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