For the Fall 2020 semester, this program will be delivered through a hybrid model that combines remote and in-person learning. View delivery modes for all programs.
The graduate has reliably demonstrated the ability to:
- Demonstrate a working knowledge of Health and Safety Legislation, Lockout procedures, Hazard control, body issues and WHMIS related information.
- Interpret and produce basic graphics and other standard technical documents to industry standards.
- Identify and select methods appropriate for fabrication from engineering drawings.
- Perform basic technical measurements using appropriate tools.
- Demonstrate a working knowledge of the fundamentals of the Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW) process and the characteristics of the modes of metal transfers.
- Complete all work in compliance with practices and procedures typical of industry to ensure safety of self and others.
- Set up equipment for Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW) applications and perform these in the flat, horizontal, vertical and overhead positions.
- Define procedures for correction of defective weld quality and describe the need for other functions to assure weld quality.
- Work responsibly and effectively within a shop environment in accordance with appropriate practices and procedures.
- Use shop tools and equipment for the manufacture, and repair of components to required specifications.