Welding SkillsCertificate • Level 2
About the course
This course is a highly practical course, delivered in our state-of-the art Welding Academy workshop. The course content includes the under-pinning knowledge of welding techniques and also covers essential health and safety while working in a welding workshop. The course will take your welding skills to the next level. You’ll develop your skills by learning and practicing the vertical welding of joints under the guidance of industry expert tutors. You will be required to perform both destructive and non-destructive examination techniques, further enabling you to gain the essential experience and knowledge you will need to progress in your chosen career in manufacturing. The optional welding qualification will be accredited to the TWI and will run alongside your City guilds qualification.
You need to have some welding experience and or qualifications at Level 1. If you are not currently studying our Level 1 programme, you will be required to have a telephone interview to establish your level suitability for the course.
You will be required to complete five practical assignments of complete welded joints in standard (vertical) positions and one oral knowledge test for each unit studied.
Careers & Progression
On successful completion of this course you may progress to the Level 3 Advanced Welding Skills qualification. Careers that this course may lead to include welding and fabrication, steel work and a variety of roles within civil engineering.