Metal Fabrication


Metal Fabrication

Metalworkers use their arts and sciences to create useful products ranging from skyscraper office buildings, transportation systems and bridges to fine art sculptures, recreational equipment and ordinary tools for everyday life.

Among the topics covered in the four-year curriculum are safe work practices, welding, OSHA construction safety and health standards, computer programming for shop machinery, the importance of chemistry in welding and cutting processes, precision sheet metal layout, making templates, and using mathematical formulas to calculate material waste, project costs and unit conversions.