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Welding Skills (City & Guilds Level 2 Award) - Part-time

Engineering Welding

Course outline

This award follows on as a progression route from level 1 or as a direct route for people with prior welding experience.

Areas covered are arc welding, metal-arc gas shielded welding, oxy-acetylene welding, and tungsten-arc gas shielded welding including aluminium.

  • Health and Safety
  • Setting up and using equipment for welding
  • Operate welding equipment safely and effectively
  • Shutdown and leave equipment in a safe condition
  • Produce a series of welded joints in different positions

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Location Date / time Fees / reductions
Jesse Boot Avenue
Science Park
University Boulevard
Nottingham
NG7 2RU

Start: 21st September 2020

End: 21st June 2021

Time: 5:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Day: Monday

Tuition fee: £600

The fee you pay is dependent on your current qualifications. Please contact us for more information.

Welding Skills - Level 2 Award

Course code: C000187 / Q001081

Qualification

City & Guilds Level 2 Award in Welding Skills

Duration

29 weeks

Level Level 2
Entry requirements

No specific prior qualifications, learning or experience are required but candidates will need basic literacy and numeracy skills. Students will be invited in for an interview.

Assessment

The assessment includes 5 mandatory practical tests and an oral test which covers the knowledge for each programme of study.

Progression

After the Level 2 course candidates are offered City & Guilds 3268 Level 3 training which includes more positional welding and a range of metals including Aluminium. There is also the opportunity to join the NVQ Level 1 and 2 course in Fabrication and Welding which is both a practical and portfolio building course which offers greater knowledge across all aspects of Fabrication and Welding.

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