Focuses on proper weld safety, machine setup and welding techniques of Gas Metal Arc Welding Short-Circuiting Transfer. Students perform American Welding Society compliant welds on carbon steel, in flat, horizontal, vertical and overhead positions. This course will prepare students to take an AWS welder certifica­tion test, which is recommended. This course aligns with SENSE Level 1 Module 5 Key Indicators 1-7.