Current and Voltage Parameters of Digital Circuitry
By Patrick Hoppe
In this interactive learning object, students read about the voltage and current parameters commonly found on a data sheet. A brief quiz completes the activity.
Making the Workplace Talk to You: Using Visual Controls
By Kaye Krueger
Learners examine how visual controls help to manage the workplace. Photos of visual controls are provided.
Robotic Welding Instructions
The learner will gain an understanding of how a robot uses welding instructions to perform tasks. This learning activity includes video.
Lathe Project: Alternate Thread Forms - Left Hand Threads
By Kelly Curran
This project gives a drawing with steps to complete the activity.
By Barbara Anderegg
Learners review surface finish basics and read how to calculate the roughness average.
Successfully Completing Your Weld Test
The learner will...review the process for successfully completing a weld procedure specification for weld testing in the educational setting.
Tips for Completing Welding Assignments
In this learning activity you'll gain tips for successfully completing welding assignments.
Pick Your Partners
By Dave Bunnow
In this scenario for working in teams, the learner reads profiles of six company employees and then chooses three people to work on a team on which the learner will also serve. The learner writes a justification of his/her decisions.
Maintenance Roles in Effective Teams
By Rosie Bunnow
Learners identify maintenance roles and match statements characteristic of each role. This activity has audio content.
Pulse Train Fundamentals: Practice Problem #5
In this interactive object, learners determine the pulse width, period, duty cycle, and frequency of a waveform.
Lathe Project: Process Planning - Tap Handle 2 (Casting Setup)
This project gives steps to complete the activity.
Facing on a Lathe
This video clip shows facing on an engine lathe.
By Terry Bartelt
In this learning activity you'll explore how an Exclusive-OR gate operates by using a truth table, a Boolean Algebra equation, a switch analogy, and a written statement.
Print Reading: Mounting Wedge
Learners test their ability to visualize a mounting wedge in this interactive exercise that features animated pictorial views.
Print Reading: Holder
Learners test their ability to visualize a holder in this interactive exercise that features animated pictorial views.
Print Reading: Slotted Block
In this learning activity you'll illustrate your ability to visualize a slotted block.
Acronyms & Terminology of the SDS
Learners will understand the technical terms used in the context of the SDS to help them interpret its information.
Grinding Safety for Welders
The learner will...be able to safely use grinding equipment in the welding and metal fabrication shop.
Designing a Ladder Diagram
By Terry Bartelt, Terry Fleischman
In this animated object, learners examine the design of a ladder circuit that provides manual control to a water pumping system. Students also study modifications to the circuit as the complexity of the system increases.
Safety Scene - Welding Edition
In this activity you'll identify several hazards in a welding environment.
Safety Scene - Grinding Edition
In this learning activity you'll recognize potential safety hazards around grinding equipment
Sexual Harassment in the Workplace
Learners read the legal definition of sexual harassment and then evaluate two situations to determine if the behavior should be reported as possible sexual harassment.
Solve Problems with POWER
Learners apply the problem-solving tool POWER to a problem at their workplace.
In this learning activity you'll explore the operation of frequency division using several different types of counters.
Pulse Train Fundamentals: Practice Problem #2