Northeast Wisconsin Technical College
31-457-337 059753 Metal Fabrication I (Layout)
Outline of Instruction

Course Information
Description31-457-337 METAL FABRICATION I (LAYOUT) ...course provides the opportunity for the learner to develop the knowledge, skills, process, and understanding of basic line and angle construction along with flat pattern development for radial line, parallel line, and triangulation. (Prerequisite: Accepted into Welding program or Metal Fabrication technical diploma)
Total Credits1
Prior Learning Assessments
  1. Credit by Exam
Course Competencies
  1. Develop line construction and transfer angles with a compass and straight edge.
  2. Lay out parts based on blueprints using a combination square
  3. Utilize micrometers and dial calipers to measure parts based on a blueprint
  4. Perform measuring techniques using a steel rule and tape measure
  5. Demonstrate the layout of a structural shape joint.
  6. Determine the best method to layout a part