Career Cluster: Manufacturing and Engineering
DOE Code: 5608
High School Credits: 6
End of Course Assessment:
Dual Credits: 5 Vincennes University DRAFT 120, WELD 103
Industry Certifications (National) Available: AWS Certifications
WIRED is a one year course that is an introduction to research, design, and development of manufactured products utilizing advanced technologies and principles. It incorporates training in modern equipment including: CNC, (computer numerical controlled machinery), GMAW (MIG) welding, Robotics and CAD (Computer-Aided Design)driven software. Students will be introduced to principles of design, electrical fundamentals, PLA's (programmable logic array), Lean Manufacturing and print/diagram reading. Student will be able to perform basic GMAW welding fabrication, interpret drawing dimensions and symbols, use CAD to create 3D models and working drawings, setup and operate CNC machinery and Computer Integrated Manufacturing Technology as well as Programmable Logic Controllers and Robotics.