Structural Metal Fabricator and Fitter

Time-Based Apprenticeship
Sponsoring Company:
International Association of Bridge, Structural, Ornamental and Reinforcing Ironworkers
Industries
O*Net Code
51-2041.00
Rapids Code
0325
Req. Hours
24821
State
DC
Created
Apr 04, 2021
Updated
Apr 04, 2021

Time-Based Skills

6 skill sets | 65 total skills | 24821 total hours
Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW) - 3375 req. hrs
Set-up SMAW equipment
375 hrs
Evaluate the quality of a SMAW weld
375 hrs
Run a stringer bead
375 hrs
Perform a butt joint (square) in the four basic positions
375 hrs
Perform a butt/groove weld in the four basic positions (flat, vertical, horizontal, overhead)
375 hrs
Perform a lap weld in the four basic positions (flat, vertical, horizontal, overhead)
375 hrs
Perform a t-joint/fillet in the four basic positions (flat, vertical, horizontal, overhead)
375 hrs
Perform a corner joint in the four basic positions (flat, vertical, horizontal, overhead)
375 hrs
Perform an edge joint in the four basic positions (flat, vertical, horizontal, overhead)
375 hrs
Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (GTAW) - 8625 req. hrs
Set-up GTAW equipment
750 hrs
Evaluate the quality of a GTAW weld
750 hrs
Perform a butt/groove weld in the four basic positions (flat, vertical, horizontal, overhead)
750 hrs
Perform a lap weld in the four basic positions (flat, vertical, horizontal, overhead)
750 hrs
Perform a t-joint in the four basic positions (flat, vertical, horizontal, overhead)
750 hrs
Perform a corner joint in the four basic positions (flat, vertical, horizontal, overhead)
750 hrs
Perform an edge joint in the four basic positions (flat, vertical, horizontal, overhead)
750 hrs
OxyFuel Cutting and Welding (OFC/W) - 10185 req. hrs
Set-up OFC equipment
390 hrs
Perform oxyfuel cutting
390 hrs
Perform oxyfuel welding
390 hrs
Perform oxyfuel brazing
390 hrs
Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW) - 20685 req. hrs
Set-up GMAW equipment
1500 hrs
Perform a butt/groove weld in the appropriate position for short arc and/or pulse spray
1500 hrs
Perform a lap weld in the appropriate position for short arc and/or pulse spray
1500 hrs
Perform a t-joint in the appropriate position for short arc and/or pulse spray
1500 hrs
Perform a butt/groove weld in the flat or horizontal position using globular or spray method
1500 hrs
Perform a lap weld in the flat or horizontal position using globular or spray method
1500 hrs
Perform a t-joint weld in the flat or horizontal position using globular or spray method
1500 hrs
Rigging - 24821 req. hrs
Identify types of fiber rope
188 hrs
Demonstrate coiling and uncoiling techniques
188 hrs
Whip the end of a line
188 hrs
Inspect fiber rope
188 hrs
Splice fiber rope
188 hrs
Demonstrate the ability to tie various types of knots with fiber rope
188 hrs
Reeve rope falls
188 hrs
Identify types of wire ropes
188 hrs
Inspect wire ropes
188 hrs
Attach end fittings to wire rope
188 hrs
Identify rigging hardware
188 hrs
Demonstrate the use of a single choker hitch
188 hrs
Demonstrate the use of a double wrap choker hitch
188 hrs
Demonstrate the use of a single basket hitch
188 hrs
Demonstrate the use of a double wrap basket hitch
188 hrs
Inspect and use chains
188 hrs
Use an overhead crane
188 hrs
Use a jack
188 hrs
Use a roller
188 hrs
Use a pulling device
188 hrs
Operate a fork lift
188 hrs
Demonstrate crane signals
188 hrs
Tools and Equipment - 24821 req. hrs
Hand tools
1,125 hrs
Measuring devices
1,125 hrs
Precision measuring instruments
1,125 hrs
Shears
1,125 hrs
Punch press
1,125 hrs
Drill press
1,125 hrs
Grinders
1,125 hrs
Bending brakes
1,125 hrs
Saws
1,125 hrs
Beam drilling line
1,125 hrs
Beam punch line
1,125 hrs
Plate drilling machine
1,125 hrs
Plate cutting machine
1,125 hrs
Brakes
1,125 hrs
Rolls
1,125 hrs
Ironworker
1,125 hrs