Acronyms & Terminology of the SDS
Learners will understand the technical terms used in the context of the SDS to help them interpret its information.
GMAW Modes of Transfer
The learner will identify the advantages and disadvantages of the four modes of GMAW transfer.
GMAW Process Variable Definitions
The learner will understand and be able to apply the common welding variables of the GMAW process.
Grinding Safety for Welders
The learner will...be able to safely use grinding equipment in the welding and metal fabrication shop.
How to Use the Fillet Gage
The learner will understand how to properly use a fillet gage to measure weld size.
Improving Your Welding Technique
Learners will follow general tips and tricks for improving their basic welding technique.
Interpreting Thread Notes
The learner will be able to read and interpret thread notes from a print.
The learner will understand how to view an object for interpretation in the standard orthographic format and then accurately sketch three orthographic views using 3rd angle projection.
Safe Handling and Installation of Shielding Gas Cylinders
The learner will understand proper safe handling and installation procedures for shielding gas cylinders.
Safety Scene - Grinding Edition
In this learning activity you'll recognize potential safety hazards around grinding equipment
Safety Scene - Welding Edition
In this activity you'll identify several hazards in a welding environment.
SMAW Electrode Characteristics
In this learning activity, you’ll explore the characteristics of common, carbon steel shielded metal arc welding electrodes, which fall under American Welding Society specification A5.1.
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.
The Welder's Tool Bag
In this learning object, you’ll explore what tools should be a part of every welding tool bag.
Tips for Completing Welding Assignments
In this learning activity you'll gain tips for successfully completing welding assignments.
Understanding the Safety Data Sheet (SDS)
The learner will understand the structural organization of the SDS and be able to find pertinent safety information using the SDS.
Welding Wire Spool Installation Instructions
The learner will identify the steps and proper techniques for installing a wire spool on a welding machine.