Welding Skills C&G Level 2 Award Study Mode: Part-time | Course Level: 2
The Level 2 Award in Welding Skills is ideally suited if you want to work as a sheet metal or production welding operative, already work in this area and want to improve your skills, or work in another area of the engineering industry and want to learn new skills.
The course will further your understanding of welding processes and develop your skills in one of the following processes - MIG, TIG, MMA welding and complex joining techniques.
This is a 15 week part-time evening course and covers one of the processes listed above. If you wish to study an additional process you will be required to enrol on an additional course..
To access this course you are required to have:
Level 1 award in welding
Applicants without the required qualification but with relevant industry expereince will be considered on an individual basis.
During the course you will study the following modules:
Setting up and closing down procedures of welding equipment
Intermediate MMA, MIG or TIG welding techniques and joints
Health and safety in a welding workshop
By studying this course you will gain:
An understanding of the engineering profession
Knowledge of welding processes
Skills in welding basic joints
Ability to tackle more complex tasks
Skills in joining a range of materials
An understanding of fault analysis
Throughout the course you will be assessed in the following ways: