Welding and Fabrication and Blacksmithing

Introduction

Course Title: Blacksmithing Taster Course
Course Code: AG190



Join our award winning Blacksmith Simon Grant Jones and experience the ancient craft of the Blacksmith, often shrouded in superstition and mystery and banned in the middle ages as a black art. This one day taster course will give you an insight into the basic principles of forge work and instruction in the production of several practical pieces throughout the day. An ideal course for the practically minded person.

Overview

Qualification

College Certificate

Course Content

Introduction to the tools and equipment
Fire lighting and management
Forged Hooks
A forged fire iron

Entry Requirements

None

Next Steps

Blacksmithing

Career Opportunities

Progress to a full-time or part-time welding and forge work course at the college