Why is personal protective equipment so important? Do you know safety protocols for using equipment? Find out how to be safe when using tools. Learn about personal protective equipment and safety protocols in the shop.
How does heat change a metal? Take a look at a heat treat oven and learn to harden, quench, and temper metals. You'll look at the process of heating carbon steels. This course will also show you how to test metals. You'll examine the tensile and hardness testing process. Looking at the grain structure of metals in a microscope will help you understand metal inspection.
How does a lathe work? This course will show you all of the parts and accessories associated with a lathe. You will learn about the feed rates and cutting speeds of a lathe. Lathe demonstrations and practice will also be covered.
How do you operate a milling machine? Learn about the parts and accessories of the milling machine. Find out about feed rates, cutting speeds, and how to use the milling machine.
Would you know if a weld was strong or flawed? This course will show you the different types of welds, the purpose of each type of weld, and the metals used in each type of weld. You will also learn how to do some welds.