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Welding Skills, Award
The Level 3 course is perfect for anyone looking to have an advanced knowledge of welding, metal fabrication and cutting, and want to undertake intricate welding work and quality control.
You will have the opportunity to learn and practice your new skills in our brand-new state-of-the-art £650k welding facility. This includes a ‘virtual welder’ simulation, allowing you to learn basic techniques in your initial training. You will also learn about health and safety requirements and develop the personal skills and attributes required to confidently study and achieve your full potential.
The course covers the Metal Active/Inert Gas Shielding (MAGS/MIGS), Manual Metal Arc (MMA), Tungsten Active/Inert Gas Shielding (TAGS/TIGS) or Flux Cored Arc Welding (FCAW) welding processes, and you’ll need to complete a range of fillet and butt welded joints in welding positions such as vertical, over-head and horizontal, using mild steel and stainless steel pipe and plate.
You will need to complete practical assignments and oral tests for each unit. These assignments and tests will assess your knowledge, understanding and skills.
The Awards and Certificates within this suite of qualifications could help you develop a career in the Advanced Manufacturing and Engineering sector. They could lead to a number of job roles, or setting up your own business.
Hold a related subject qualification at Level 1 or hold 5 GCSEs at grade 9-2 with at least 2 at grade 4. Relevant experience may also be satisfactory and will be considered for all applicants.
Category & Subject AreaCourses for adults Courses for adults Engineering and Green Skills
iAn interview is required for this course.
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