This course is suitable for students to gain engineering skills for industrial fields such as Manufacturing, Maintenance Engineering and Construction. It is a City and Guilds Level 2 Certificate which is predominantly practical with an element of theory of fabrication and welding.
Fabrication and Welding
This course is both theory and practical based. To gain the full 2850 Level 2 Certificate in Engineering, candidates will be required to successfully complete five units under their chosen pathway. This must comprise two core units, one technology unit and two ‘chosen pathway’ units. Units include:
- Working in Engineering – core unit
- Principles of Engineering Technology – core unit
- Fabrication and Welding Technology
- MIG Welding of Materials
- Fabrication Thick Plate and Bar
- Online examination
- Written examination
- Practical examination
- The study of essential skills may be required
- Two GCSEs at grade D or above (may include 1 relevant equivalent)
- Each application considered on individual merit
- Entry is subject to interview
- Stationery approximately – £30
- Flame retardant overalls
- Lace-up steel toe cap safety boots
Students may wish to progress to a Level 3 Certificate in Fabrication and Welding .
The College takes all reasonable steps to provide the educational services and courses as described above. Details are correct at the time of editing but may be subject to change without prior notice. Courses will not run if student numbers are insufficient. The College has the right to refuse individuals entry to courses in certain circumstances. Prospective students may be advised of more suitable alternatives, if appropriate. The entry requirements stated are those that are normally required to undertake the programme of study.