This course includes a 1 hour theory and a 2 hour practical class. The theory portion develops the student's knowledge of the oxy fuel, SMAW and GMAW welding processes. The student will learn about equipment and components, welding procedures, quality and safety. In the 2 hour practical, the student will learn to apply the principles from the theory class. They will practice welding using the oxy fuel, SMAW and GMAW welding processes. Demonstrations and hand on hand learning will be used.