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Bob Skinner
Instructor, Welding

Office: TC 
Phone:  217-443-8791
E-Mail:  bskinner@dacc.edu

Educational Background:
Bismarck High School
United Electronics Institute in Louisville, KY
University of Tennessee at Livingston, TN

Classes Taught:
WELD 101 Blueprint Reading for Welder
WELD 170 Oxy Fuel Welding & Brazing
WELD 180 Shielded Metal Arc Welding
WELD 200 Equipment and Codes—AWSD.1 and ASME Sect. IX
WELD 270 Gas Tungster Arc Welding
WELD 280 Gas Metal Arc Welding
WELD 290 Advanced welding of aluminum, stainless, mild steel plate and pipe, frabrication practices, layouts, oxy fuel cutting, plasma arc cutting and air arc cutting and gouging.
AWSD1.1 Certification
Structural-unlimited thk. Low hydrogen electrodes and ASME Sec IX low pressure pipe.

Bob Skinner, Instructor, Welding

Teaching Philosophy
Ignorance is doing the same thing over and over again, and expecting to obtain a different result.  To open the minds of the students to be able to evaluate a job or situation and come up with an acceptable conclusion, remedy, or correction to the problem before them.