( TCH 231 ) Introduction to Welding

This course teaches the student welding and cutting safety and the introductory fundamentals of shielded metal arc welding (SMAW), gas metal arc welding (GMAW), oxy-fuel cutting (OFC). This course also provides the student with a technical understanding and practical application SMAW, GMAW and OFC processes. The student will learn arc welding safety, and practice 1/3 lap or surfacing weld in the flat position. They will work on lap, tee and butt joints in the 1F & 2F positions using Fast Freeze electrodes, E6010 & E6011.

1.00 Credit Hour



2016-2017 - Fall Term


  Section: IEB

Seats Available: 11 of 18  

Online Location Dates Time Meeting Days Instructor
  EAST E706 10/14/2016 - 11/18/2016 08:30 AM - 03:30 PM F Harlan Anderson

  Section: IET

Seats Available: 17 of 18  

Online Location Dates Time Meeting Days Instructor
  SOUTH A 10/14/2016 - 11/04/2016 08:30 AM - 11:30 AM F Richard Couch
  SOUTH A 10/14/2016 - 11/04/2016 12:30 PM - 03:30 PM F Harlan Anderson

Flint Hills Technical College does not discriminate on the basis of sex including pregnant and parenting students, sexual orientation, handicap, race, color, age, religion, marital status, or national or ethnic origin in educational programs, admissions policies, employment policies, financial aid or other College-administered programs. For questions or concerns regarding non-discrimination contact the Director of Human Resources at 620.343.4600.

Flint Hills Technical College 3301 West 18th Avenue Emporia, KS 66801 620.343.4600
© 2016 - 2017 Flint Hills Technical College

Apply Now