Industrial Machining & Welding


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    801 Precision Measurement

    801-01 Introduction to Measuring and Care of Measuring Tools
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to explain the need for measuring tools in machining and maintenance operations. You will also be able to describe some of the precautions to take to properly care for these tools.

    801-02 Measuring Rules and Tapes
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to identify rigid rules, folding rules, depth rules, and tape measures; you’ll also be able to explain the correct procedures for taking accurate measurements with them.

    801-03 Micrometers
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to identify common micrometer types, identify their components, and correctly take readings using English, metric and Vernier micrometers.

    801-04 Fixed Gauges
    When you complete this lesson you will be able to describe the various types of fixed gauges commonly used by maintenance and machining technicians. You will also be able to explain the purpose of the various fixed gauges.

    801-05 Measuring with Calipers
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to identify common types of calipers used in machining and maintenance work, and explain how to properly use them.

    801-06 Dial Indicators
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to list the major components of dial indicators and demonstrate how to use the instrument to take an accurate reading. You will also be able to describe how to use a dial indicator to measure the run out of a rotating part, and how to align two shafts using a dial indicator.

    801-07 Telescoping Gauges
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to describe the function and proper use of a telescoping gauge, and explain its care.

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    803 Layout and Bench Work

    803-01 Layout and Bench Work
    When you complete this lesson you will be able to identify the basic hand tools required and hand work methods used to manufacture replacement or repair parts used in various types of equipment.

    803-02 Threading and Tapping
    When you complete this lesson you will be able to describe taps, dies, and die nuts; you will also be able to explain how they are used in threading operations.

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    805 Vertical Milling Machine

    805-01 Vertical Milling Machine
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to identify the basic control systems and machining methods used on a vertical milling machine and explain the basic operations necessary to manufacture replacement or repair parts used in various types of equipment.

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    807 Engine Lathe

    807-01 Engine Lathe
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to identify engine lathe control systems and machining methods, and explain the basic methods to manufacture replacement or repair parts for various types of equipment.

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    809 Surface Grinder

    809-01 Surface Grinder
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to describe surface grinder control systems and explain basic machining methods used to manufacture replacement parts used to repair various types of equipment.

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    811 Pedestal Grinder

    811-01 Pedestal Grinder
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to describe the design, function, and safe use of a pedestal grinder.

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    813 Bandsaw

    813-01 Bandsaw
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to describe the design and operation of a band saw. In addition, you’ll be able to explain how to use a bandsaw to produce various cuts.

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    815 Drill Press

    815-01 Drill Press
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to describe the design, function, and safe operation of a drill press and its major components and attachments.

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    820 Rigging, Lifting and Elevated Work Surfaces

    820-01 Scaffold Erection and Components
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to describe the proper erecting sequence of scaffolding. You will be able to identify components used to build a scaffold and the different types of scaffolding used in many constructions projects.

    820-02 Rigging I
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to describe the design and identify the classifications of wire ropes. You will learn to install wire ropes properly and the importance of inspections and lubrication.

    820-03 Rigging II
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to identify types of fiber ropes and the applications where they are best used. In addition, you will be able to describe techniques for care and use of ropes.

    820-04 Rigging III
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to describe the design and importance of several types of rigging hardware. In addition, you’ll be able to discuss appropriate applications for their use.

    820-05 Ladders
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to identify the design and function of several types of commonly used ladders. In addition, you will be able to describe proper care and safe use of ladders.

    820-06 Overhead Cranes
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to describe the design and function of various types of overhead cranes. In addition, you will understand the importance of responsibilities related to the operation, inspection, and maintenance of overhead cranes.

    820-07 Aerial Lift Devices
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to describe the three main aerial lift designs and their components. You will also be able to use this knowledge to choose the design that best suits the work you are doing.

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    841 Welding and Cutting for Maintenance

    841-01 Safe Welding and Cutting Practices
    When the lesson is complete, the user will be able to identify common welding hazards and describe how to use personal protective equipment (PPE), ventilation, and safety procedures to mitigate these hazards.

    841-02 Weldability of Metals
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to identify classifications of various metals and explain factors influencing their weldability.

    841-03 Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW)
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to describe shielded metal arc welding (SMAW) and identify equipment, procedures, and methods used in successful SMAW operations.

    841-04 Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW)
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to describe gas metal arc welding (GMAW) methods. In addition, you will be able to discuss the design and function of components used in the GMAW process.

    841-05 Tungsten Inert Gas (TIG) Welding
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to describe tungsten inert gas (TIG) welding methods. In addition, you will be able to discuss the design and function of components used in the process.

    841-06 Oxyacetylene Welding (OAW)
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to describe oxy-acetylene welding (OAW) techniques. In addition, you will be able to discuss the design and function of components and apparatus used in the OAW process.