Assessment OICEW-1-1F

Visual test of welded joint

Assessed in EN-2112 Machine Tool Technology


In a workshop/laboratory or other safe working environment, given proper tools and supplies.

Performance Requirements

Behavior Standard
The student will: During assessment, the student shall, at a minimum:

Check a welded joint visually

Prepare weld for visual inspection

Identify any weld defects as described by American Welding Society, such as:

  • Slag inclusion
  • Porosity
  • Cold shut
  • Excessive spatter

Supports Table A-III/1 officers in charge of an engineering watch

Competence Knowledge, Understanding & Proficiency Task

Appropriate use of hand tools, machine tools and measuring instruments for fabrication and repair on board

C1.2 Characteristics and limitations of processes used for fabrication and repair

Visual test of welded joint

Published: 2016-10-28-04:00