Course materials/textbooks: $160.00
Safety gear package: $475.00
Course Description: The welding discipline covered in this course instructs students in welding safety of the SMAW-Stick process, proper techniques and electrode selection for welding pipe to meet ASME (vertical-up) welding code. Students will be welding with E6010 and E7018 electrodes. This course includes welding symbol instruction and pipe layout for pipe fitters and welders. Completion of this course prepares the student with the skills for taking the 6G weld test to ASME and AWS standards.
Upon successful completion of the course the student should be:
- Diversified in the SMAW Pipe welding process on mild steel
- Equipped with the skills for the 2” Sch. 80 6G weld test to ASME & AWS standards
- Able to read pipe layouts and understand the different welding symbols
Prerequisites: Potential students must have 3G or 4G certification with E6010 and E7018 electrodes or will be required to weld sample tests before being permitted to start the course.