A beginning course in arc and oxy-acetylene welding will be offered this spring by Orange Coast College's Welding Technology Department.
Spring semester classes begin on Monday, Feb. 2.
Listed as Welding Technology 100, three sections of the course are slated. One meets Monday and Wednesday afternoons, from 1-4:10 p.m.; a second meets Tuesday and Thursday afternoons, from 1-4:10 p.m.; and the third meets Tuesday and Thursday evenings, from 6-9:10 p.m.
The course covers safety practices, use of equipment, brazing and cutting operations, and applications to various types of steels. The course includes two hours of lecture and four hours of lab every week.
It is fully transferable to the California State University system.
Spring registration is under way, and registration appointments are available in OCC's Admissions Office. The office is open Monday through Thursday from 9 a.m. to 6:30 p.m., and Fridays from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
OCC's spring enrollment fees are $18 per unit. The spring schedule is listed on the college's Internet web page (orangecoastcollege.com). The printed schedule is available in the Admissions Office.
For spring registration information, phone (714) 432-5072.