CURRICULUM AND THE

LEARNING MANAGEMENT SYSTEM

Apprentices are required to complete related studies lessons over the course of the four year apprenticeship program on the Learning Management System (LMS).

 

Each lesson is followed by a 25 question test.  A minimum score of 70% must be achieved in order to move on to the next test.

Curriculum for each year of the apprenticeship is listed below:

 

YEAR ONE CURRICULUM

Related Studies

  • Rigging and Boilermaker Safety

  • Applied Math I – V

  • Applied Metric Math

  • Rigging Coursework

  • Basic Principles

  • Ropes

  • Tools

  • Cranes and Other Lifting Equipment

  • Equalizing and Distributing Loads

Course Overview

  • Employable Skills and Orientation Class 

  • MOST OSHA Safety Training 

  • Red Cross CPR and First Aid 

  • Drug & Alcohol Awareness 

  • Trade Technologies 

  • Basic Rigging, Ropes and Rigging Tools 

  • Signals and Lifting Devices 

  • Burning and Gouging Class 

  • SMAW 

  • Math 

  • Blueprint, Drafting and Layout 

 

YEAR TWO

CURRICULUM

Related Studies

  • Mechanical Drawing

  • Tools and Lettering

  • Geometric Construction

  • Orthographic

  • Isometric and Oblique

  • Dimensioning

  • Field Sketching

  • Layout Procedure and Techniques

  • Hand Tools

  • Power Tools

  • Construction Material I and II

  • Blueprint Reading

Course Overview

  • Weld Joints and Symbols

  • SMAW

  • GMAW

  • Rigging 

  • Trade Technologies

  • Blueprint

  • Drafting and Field Drawing

  • Flange and Gasket

  • Layout and Fabrication

 

YEAR THREE

CURRICULUM

Related Studies

  • Safety

  • Boiler Systems and Components

  • Nuclear Power

  • Tanks, Vessels, and other Components 

  • Blueprint Reading

  • Boiler Installation, Repair and Maintenance

  • Welding and Cutting

  • Blueprint Reading

  • Metallurgy​

Course Overview

  • Blueprint and Layout

  • Tube Installation

  • Blocks and Reeving

  • Rigging

  • Tank Erection

  • GTAW Welding

  • Trade Technologies Class (LMS)

 

YEAR FOUR

CURRICULUM

Related Studies

  • ARC Welding

  • Equipment

  • Shielded Metal I and II

  • Gas Tungsten (TIG)

  • Gas Metal (MIG)

  • Other Processes

  • Cutting

  • Oxyfuel I and II

  • Arc Lesson

  • Welding

  • Special Application and Techniques

  • Design, Testing and Inspection

  • Performance Qualifications​

Course Overview

 

  • Leadership/ Diversity Training

  • Fiberglass Reinforced Plastics

  • Alloy and Special Process Welding

  • Weld Shop

  • Rigging

  • Math 4

  • Fabrication

 
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