Level 2 Welding, Fabrication and Blacksmithing
Course Title: Level 2 Welding, Fabrication and Blacksmithing
Course Code: AG213
This course follows on from the Level 1 Welding, Fabrication & Blacksmithing course, and will further develop your skills.
You will study for a City & Guilds Performing Engineering Operations (PEO) Level 2 qualification and a City & Guilds Level 2 Certificate in Engineering.
A final craft item is produced and shown at the Kingston Maurward Show in June.
There will be an opportunity to undertake the NPTC forge Certification. Students will be expected to produce the required test piece in their own time but assessment will take place at the College.*
*Subject to sufficient student numbers
City & Guilds Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Performing Engineering Operations and City & Guilds Level 2 Certificate in Engineering
Arc and MIG welding
Further TIG welding
Safe use of tools
Use of the forge
One day work experience is an essential element of the course.
Successful completion of the Level 1 Welding, Fabrication and Blacksmithing course to a suitable level PLUS a satisfactory reference from the Course Manager. Prospective students will also need to have achieved a level 2 in functional skills in English and maths
Level 3 Certificate in Engineering
Intermediate Apprenticeships in Engineering/Welding/Blacksmithing/Farriery
Mechanical engineering technician
Dates & Fees
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A £100 contribution towards the cost of course materials is payable at the start of the course.
Those entered for the City & Guilds Level 2 Certificate in Forgework will need to pay the assessment fee and an extra charge for materials is payable. Please contact the Course Manager for further details.
Location & Contact Details
Although PPE is available, we firmly advise students to provide their own welding mask and goggles and any items of a personal nature for their own hygiene protection.
AEL uniform (polo shirt and sweat shirt)
Flame retardant protective overalls
Steel toecap safety boots
Pen, paper, lever arch files
Stationery required for technical drawing e.g. pencils, ruler, compass