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Mode of study Part-time
Duration 5 Weeks
Campus London Road Campus
Start date 3 June 2020
Tuition Fee £200
Course code PLR0EWL001 (1920C)
  • Who is it for?

    For anyone who shows a keen interest in any form of welding and fabrication and wishes to either further develop their engineering skills to support an existing job role or as a hobby. This qualification will prepare you for a job in industry or you could progress to a more advanced programme such as the City and Guilds 3268 Level 1 in Welding.

  • What does the course involve?

    For basic skills development in practical welding and fabrication programmes, you will be given a base level knowledge of MIG, TIG and MMA welding processes and general metal fabrication techniques: Setting up and closing down procedures of welding equipment; Basic MIG, TIG and MMA welding techniques and joints; Basic metal forming techniques and equipment applications; Health and safety in a welding workshop.

  • How is the course assessed?

    This is a college certificated course and will be assessed through observation of practical tasks.

  • Additional Notes

    Suitable full length welding overalls and safety boots are needed.

  • What do I do next?

    If you meet the entry requirements for this course, please use the Register my Interest or Apply Now buttons or contact Course Advice on 01743 342333 to organise enrolment. If you are still undecided about the course most suitable for you, please drop in to one of our Advice Events, ring Course Advice on 01743 342 333, use our Live Chat facility or email:

    Fees stated are for enrolment for the current academic year only. Courses which run for 2 or 3 years will be subject to further fees and possible price increases each year.