Welding Fundamentals

Welding fundamentals provides an introductory look at the processes, terminology, and theory behind the common methods for using heat to join metal parts together. Welding has a number of safety concerns, including noxious fumes and UV radiation, that vary depending on the welding operation being performed. Understanding the correct methods for various oxyfuel and arc welding processes prepares those interested in the welding profession for the work ahead.



Welding Fumes and Gases Safety 121 
Material Tests for Welding 201 
Overview of Weld Defects 222 
Welding Symbols and Codes 231 
Plasma Cutting 283 


SDS and Hazard Communication 151