This combined practical application and welding theory intensive course covers the fundamental welding skills and principles for the Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW), Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW), Flux Cored Arc Welding (FCAW), Oxy-Fuel Cutting, and Carbon Arc Cutting (CAC-A) processes.  AWS basic joint designs will be covered in all positions.  Students will gain the skills necessary and have the opportunity to certify in the AWS D1.1 and D1.5 FCAW unlimited certifications in all positions.  Hazard identification and safe work practices are essential elements of this course. (Co-requisites: WELD106W, WELD110W, WELD125W, WELD203W or POI)