Fabrication & Welding
Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Fabrication & Welding Engineering
Level 2: 18 Months & Level 3: 42 Months*

This Apprenticeship will provide you with all the skills required to start a career in fabrication and welding. You will learn the principles of welding, allowing a broad skill set with the underpinning knowledge you need for a career in welding before specialising at Level 3.

What will I learn?

Examples of study areas include:

  • Welding processes
  • MIG welding
  • TIG welding
  • MMA welding
  • Fabrication

How will I be taught?

You will be taught in the College’s new iSTEM Centre with state-of-the-art equipment and taught by industry experienced tutors. At college you will spend time in both classroom lessons and practical workshop sessions.

How will I be assessed?

There will be assessor visits to the workplace to observe your competency completing certain tasks. At college you will be assessed by written assignments and practical observations.

What can I do next?

After completing Level 2, you may be able to progress onto the Level 3 Apprenticeship. Following this, you will have developed your knowledge and skills to work competently in the fabrication and welding industry.

Is there anything else I need to know?

For workshop activities you will need to purchase suitable overalls and work boots. Level 2: 18 Months & Level 3: 42 Months*

*Course duration will depend on your existing qualifications and experience in the industry.

Entry Requirements

All Apprenticeships require an initial assessment, interview and employment in the industry. For Level 3 progression, you will need a Level 2 qualification in the subject together with maths and English.

If the start date for your course has already passed we may still be able to accommodate you.

Any questions? Just ask!

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