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APR 266F Sheetmetal Apprenticeship-Applied Math

Lecture Hours: 4
Lab Hours: 2
Credits: 5

Provides related training materials and skill development consistent with the minimum requirements of the sheet metal trade. Course content includes shop math, basic shop practices, draft skills, duct design, blow pipe principles and human relations/sensitivity.

Prerequisite: APR 166E  with a grade of C or better; or consent of instructor.
Student Learning Outcomes:
  1. Calculate elementary algebraic equations and formulas 
  2. Describe shop efficiency, safety and profit concepts.  
  3. Identify requirements for specific blowpipe systems per SMACNA. 
  4. Design and detail HVAC duct systems. Utilize recognized standard building codes guideline as applicable 
  5. Apply OSHA practices in relationship to the specific trade 

Content Outline
  • Shop math 
    • Geometry formulas 
    • Weights and volumes 
  • Basic shop practice 
    • Production and the critical path 
    • Profit and safety 
    • Field measuring 
  • Blowpipe 
    • Product conveyance 
    • Design and SMACNA Standards 
  • Duct design and exhaust systems