Blueprint Reading for Welders

Provided by: Ivy Tech

Provides the basic concept of reading a fabrication blueprint and covers the different parts of the print.  It also provides an understanding of welding symbols used in blueprint reading. Computations of basic measurements including fraction and metrics along with conversion from one to the other are also covered.  This course is designed for beginning welders and fabricators, and anyone needing to understand basic fabrication and assembly blueprint.

Course Objectives:

  • Understand the uses and importance of blueprints
  • dentify the parts and types of blueprints
  • Identify the types of lines used and their significance in blueprint reading.

Recommended Background

  • None

Course ID

WELD 271


All Campuses


Ivy Tech


Communication, Critical Thinking, Personal Effectiveness, Fabrication and Assembly Blueprint

Method of Delivery

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