Welding Skills

Certificate • Level 2

Welding Skills

Certificate • Level 2
Funding Available

Type of LearningAdult Learning

Course CodeA5412

Study ModePart Time

Duration15 Weeks

Awarded ByCity & Guilds / TWI

Location ByBurnley College

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About the course

This course will run on Monday evenings but with sufficient interest, there will be a second Tuesday class.

This is a highly practical course, delivered in our state-of-the art Welding Academy workshop, and will take your welding skills to the next level. It includes knowledge of essential welding techniques and the health and safety required while working in a welding workshop.

You will develop your skills by learning and practising 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 and Guilds qualification.

Start Date/s

12/09/2022, 16/01/2023, 07/06/2023

Entry requirements

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.

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