Welding, Fabrication and Blacksmithing


Course Title: Blacksmithing Taster Course
Course Code: AG190

Join our resident Blacksmith Rob Fielding 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.



College Certificate

Course Content

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

Entry Requirements


Next Steps


Career Opportunities

Progress to a Full Time or Part Time welding and forge work course at the college.