Awarding Body: City & Guilds
Qualification on offer: Level 1 Award in Introduction to Manual Metal Arc Welding
Summary of course
This practical course provides the opportunity to learn how to weld or develop existing welding skills in all of the common welding processes.
The course is entirely practical in the workshop. After completing the course students can study for a Welding Technical Certificate combining both theory and practical studies.
During this course you will be able to:
- produce welds in either flat/horizontal
- work with specified materials, thicknesses and tolerances
For further information about the course and the units you will study, please read the awarding body specification by clicking on the link below:
Awarding Body specification.
The Awards and Certificates could help you develop your welding and fabrication career and take on jobs that require basic skills. After taking a Level 1 qualification, you could move on to a Level 2 Award or Certificate Various Job vacancies in the Welding Industry - https://www.indeed.co.uk/Welding-jobs
The Awards and Certificates within this suite of qualifications could help you develop a career in the Advanced Manufacturing and Engineering sector. They could lead to a number of job roles including:
- Fitter Welder
- Pipe Fitter
- Maintenance Welding Operative
- Sheet Metal Worker
- Plater Fabricator
How is the course assessed?
The completion of five practical tasks for each of the processes chosen, plus a written/verbal assessment.
Who is this course for?
This course is ideal for you if you are a beginner or a welder wishing to gain experience of other welding processes and seeking a basic qualification in welding.
Entry Requirements for new students
There are no formal entry requirements. All students will be interviewed prior to enrolling onto the course and during your discussion your tutor will agree the best process choice for you.
Call our Enrolment team on 0300 123 2344 to book an appointment.
General Info (materials required for the course)
For further information please contact the Enrolment Centre on 0300 123 2344.