Fabrication & Blacksmithing


Course Title: Practical Welding
Course Code: AG020

Whether you are a machinery operator, an employee in a workshop, a DIY welder or a complete beginner, this course will enable you to improve your arc, gas and MIG welding as well as gas cutting skills.

Skills are improved through a series of tasters designed to use various materials, toolings on a range of equipment.

There will also be an opportunity to try your hand at blacksmithing.



College Certificate in Practical Welding

Course Content

Manual metal arc welding
Gas welding and cutting
MIG welding
Setting up and safety procedures
Positional welding
Joint design
Material identification
Safe working practices

Next Steps

Level 1 Welding, Fabrication and Blacksmithing courses

Career Opportunities

Career as a blacksmith, farrier, welder / fabricator / metalworker

Dates & Fees

Start Date End Date Start Time End Time Mode of Attendance Days of the Week No of sessions
30-Sep-19 02-Dec-19 6.00 p.m. 9.00 p.m. Part Time Tue 9
Total Fee Full Cost Total Fee 19-23 Total Fee 24+

Additional Costs


Location & Contact Details


Kingston Maurward College Main Campus | Directions


Course Helpline 01305 215215

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Materials Required

Protective overalls - made from cotton not nylon Steel toe−capped safety boots Safety glasses Tetanus protection is recommended


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