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Sheet Metal Apprentice - ASHM


While no outlines currently exist for this course, below are the course learning outcomes/competencies.

Course Learning Outcomes/Competencies

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Perform Safety-Related Functions
  • se and Maintain Tools and Equipment
    • Use shop tools and equipment
    • Use gas metal arc welding (GMAW) equipment
    • Use gas tungsten arc welding (GTAW) equipment
  • Organize Work
  • Use Communication and Mentoring Techniques
  • Perform Pattern Development
    • Develop patterns using parallel line method
    • Develop patterns using radial line development
    • Develop patterns using triangulation method
  • Fabricate Sheet Metal Components for Air and Material Handling Systems
    • Fabricate ductwork, fittings and components
    • Fabricate material handling system components
  • Fabricate Architectural Sheet Metal Products
  • Fabricate Products from Specialty Materials
    • Select material for specialty products
    • Fabricate specialty products
  • Prepare Installation Site
  • Install and Connect Chimneys, Breeching and Venting to Exhaust Appliances and Mechanical Equipment
  • Install Air Handling Systems Components
    • Install air handling equipment
    • Install terminal boxes and coils
    • Install system component accessories
    • Install industrial, commercial and institutional systems
  • Install Material Handling System Components
  • Apply Thermal Insulation, Lagging, Cladding and Flashing
  • Perform Leak Testing, Air Balancing and Commissioning
    • Perform leak tests
    • Perform testing, adjusting and balancing (TAB)
    • Participate in the commissioning of air and material handling systems
  • Install Metal Roofing and Cladding/Siding Systems
  • Install Exterior Components
  • Install Specialty Products
    • Install stainless steel specialty products
    • Install non-stainless steel specialty products
    • Install marine products
  • Perform Scheduled Maintenance
    • Diagnose system faults
    • Repair worn or faulty or components

Effective as of Spring/Summer 2021

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