This course is designed to give the student an introduction to all of the various types of welding processes. They will be introduced to four welding processes, stick, mig, tig, and oxyacetylene. We will also use both a oxyacetylene torch and a plasma cutter for cutting metal. The students are also going to get an introduction in the design element of welding using the AutoCAD program. They will design various projects the get them familiar with the basic commands of AutoCAD.