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Fabrication and Welding Practice (Level 3 ABC Certificate) - Full-time

Male engineering student using a welding machine

Course outline

This course is perfect if you want to gain more advanced skills in fabrication and welding to prepare yourself for industry demands.

You’ll learn how to take more basic welding and fabrication skills and gain a better understanding of the materials involved, as well as how they behave during the welding process. You’ll complete three vertical welding units: manual metal arc (MMA), metal inert gas (MIG) and tungsten inert gas (TIG) welding.

You can expect to learn skills for your future career, including essential health and safety practice for professional use of equipment, and to learn about materials and the science behind welding and fabrication.

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Location Date
Jesse Boot Avenue
Science Park
University Boulevard

Start: 7th September 2020

Course code: C023364 / Q022487


ABC Level 3 in Fabrication and Welding Practice


1 year

Level Level 3
Entry requirements

You’ll need 5 GCSEs at grades 9–4 (A*–C), including English Language and Maths – both of these must be grades 9–4 (A*–C), or a relevant Level 2 vocational qualification with English and Maths GCSE grades 9–4 (A*–C).


You’ll be assessed by practical tasks and exams.


Choose to follow with employment in the welding industry using your newly developed fabrication and welding skills.

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