Curriculum Education

WLD-132 GTAW (TIG) Plate/Pipe

This course is designed to enhance skills with the gas tungsten arc (TIG) welding process. Topics include setup, joint preparation, and electrode selection with emphasis on manipulative skills in all welding positions on plate and pipe. Upon completion, students should be able to perform GTAW welds with prescribed electrodes and filler materials on various joint geometry. Orbital welding fundamentals will be introduced during this course.


Requisites: Take WLD-131(S23306); Take previously. Required.

Total Class Credits: 3
Class Credits: 1
Lab Credits: 6
Clinic Credits: 0


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

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