Metals Process 1

  • Prerequisite Course(s): None
  • High School Credit = 1/2 credit per semester (Postsecondary credit = 0)
  • This course will be offered: every year
  • Pathway (Optional): Manufacturing Production Process Development
  • Career Cluster Area: Manufacturing
  • Source of Occupational Skills Standards: American Welding Society (AWS)
  • Eligibility for Nationally Recognized Skill Certificate(s)/State License? No
  • Tech Prep: No
  • Is this course brokered through another institution or agency? No
  • Course Description: Metals 1 is designed to give the student an exploratory view of the different types of both hot and cold metal working processes.
  • Content Headings/Topics
    1. Safety
    2. Bent metal processes
    3. Types of metals
    4. Sheet metal processes
    5. Spot welding
    6. Forging
    7. Oxy-Acetylene welding
    8. Arc welding
Performance Standards (Learner Outcomes)Specific Occupational Skills StandardsAlaska Reading, Writing, Math, Science Performance StandardsAlaska Content StandardsAlaska Employability StandardsAlaska Cultural StandardsAll Aspects of IndustryAssessments
1. Describe safe shop procedures for work areas.AWS-EX
Core #1
W3.6HL AA6C3HealthPre / Post Test
2. Identify ferrous and non-ferrous metals.AWS-MS 1.7.3TechnicalPre / Post Test
3. Demonstrate pattern development and equipment processes for sheet metal.TechnicalLab Assignment
4. Identify tools and equipment used in wrought metal bending.B4TechnicalLab Assignment
5. Perform the spot welding metal process.A2TechnicalLab Assignment
6. Demonstrate the proper oxy-acetylene cutting, welding, and brazing procedures.AWS 1.4A2Lab Assignment
7. Demonstrate the proper arc welding procedures.AWS-AD 1.10.1dA2Lab Assignment

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