Welding Skills, Processes and
Practices for Entry-Level Welders:
Larry F. Jeffus,
Processes, and Practices for Entry-Level Welders is an exciting
new series that has been designed specifically to support the
American Welding Society’s (AWS) SENSE EG2.0 training guidelines.
Offered in three volumes, these books are
carefully crafted learning tools consisting of theory-based texts
that are accompanied by companion lab manuals, and extensive
instructor support materials.
With a logical organization that closely
follows the modular structure of the AWS guidelines, the
series will guide readers through the process of acquiring and
practicing welding knowledge and skills.
For schools already in the SENSE program, or
for those planning to join, Welding: Skills, Processes, and
Practices for Entry-Level Welders offers a turnkey solution of high
quality teaching and learning aids.
- Produced in close collaboration with
experienced instructors from established SENSE programs
to maximize the alignment of the content with SENSE guidelines
- Assists learners to produce workmanship
samples that meet AWS’s specifications for welder performance
- Hundreds of four-color figures, diagrams
and tight shots of actual welds guide beginners to an
understanding of the most widely used welding processes
- Coverage of Key Indicators from AWS is
indicated in the margin by a torch symbol and a numerical
1. Shielded Metal
Arc Equipment, Setup and Operation.
2. Shielded Metal
Arc Welding of Plate.
3. Advanced Shielded
Metal Arc Welding.
4. Gas Tungsten Arc
Welding Equipment, Setup, Operation and Filler Metals.
5. Gas Tungsten Arc
Welding of Plate.
224 Pages - 8-1/2 x 11 in.
Larry F. Jeffus has over
forty years experience as a dedicated classroom teacher and is the
author of several Delmar, Cengage Learning welding publications. Prior
to retiring from teaching, Professor Jeffus taught at Eastfield College
and the Dallas County Community College District.
Since retiring from teaching, he
remains very active in the welding community, especially in the field of
education, and has visited high school, college, and technical campuses
in more than 30 states from coast to coast and border to border.
Professor Jeffus has been
nominated by several colleges for the Innovator of the Year award for
setting up nontraditional technical training programs and was selected
as the Outstanding Post-Secondary Technical Educator in the State of
Texas by the Texas Technical Society. Larry F. Jeffus holds a Bachelor
of Science Degree and has completed post graduate studies.
Lawrence Bower is a welding
instructor at Blackhawk Technical College, an AWS SENSE School, in
Janesville, Wisconsin. Mr. Bower holds AWS certifications as a Welding
Inspector and a Welding Educator.
His has worked in the industry
including fourteen years at United Airlines, and four years in the US
Navy as an aerospace welder
Welding / Metal