Welding Basics

Welding Basics

180 Skills
Updated May 29, 2024

What you'll learn

  • Define welding
  • Describe three AWS-recognized welding processes
  • Explain the basic joint types
  • List the different welding positions
  • Describe the fillet welds and butt welds
  • Explain how welding affects metallurgy
Course DescriptionIn this module, you’ll learn what welding is and how it is different from other allied processes, such as brazing and soldering. You’ll also discover the three types of welding processes, the basic joint types, and the differences between fillet welds and butt welds. Finally, you’ll learn how welding affects the metallurgy of the original materials.