ERIC Number: ED481362
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2003
Occupation Competency Profile: Steel Detailer Program.
Alberta Learning, Edmonton. Apprenticeship and Industry Training.
This document presents information about the apprenticeship training program of Alberta, Canada, in general and the steel detailer program in particular. The first part of the document discusses the following items: Alberta's apprenticeship and industry training system; the apprenticeship and industry training committee structure; local apprenticeship committees; provincial apprenticeship committees; the Alberta Apprenticeship and Industry Training Board; safety education; formal training; steel detailer certification; and Alberta's steel detailer competency profile. The second part of the document presents the course outlines for the first, second, and third levels of technical training. Selected topics covered in the three periods are as follows: the personal computer operating systems and standard office software; manual drafting basics and layouts; descriptive geometry and applied drafting mathematics; customer drawings and specifications; creating manual fabrication drawings; computer-aided design (CAD); surveying; welding inspection; shop floor activities; field activities; print room and data control activities; on-the-job drafting; statics; strengthening materials; creating fabrication drawings in CAD format; estimation practices; basic project scheduling; project monitoring; and technical writing. The course outlines detail course topics, intended outcomes, specific behavioral objectives, and times allotted for each topic covered. (MN)
Descriptors: Advisory Committees, Apprenticeships, Competency Based Education, Computer Assisted Design, Course Content, Course Descriptions, Curriculum, Curriculum Development, Delivery Systems, Employment Qualifications, Equipment Utilization, Foreign Countries, Industrial Training, Job Skills, Metal Working, Occupational Safety and Health, Postsecondary Education, Skilled Occupations, Student Certification, Trade and Industrial Education
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: Alberta Learning, Edmonton. Apprenticeship and Industry Training.
Identifiers - Location: Canada