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Part-time Level 3 City and Guilds Award in Welding Skills (3268)

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Part-time Level 3 City and Guilds Award in Welding Skills (3268)Available for Enquiries

Course Details

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Location Castleford Campus
Level Level 3
Start Date September/January
Duration 10 weeks
Mode of Study Part time
Awarding Body City & Guilds
Offering Code AWL3WEL1E000
Course Overview This course will build on your existing knowledge and help you to acquire welding skills at an advanced level.
What you will Study

You will study the theory and practice of welding in one of the following:-

  • Metal Inert Gas Welding (MIG)
  • Tungsten Inert Gas Welding (TIG)
  • Manual Metal Arc Welding (ARC)
How you will Learn This is a practical, hands-on course and you will work in our fully equipped fabrication and welding workshop.
Course Structure 90% workshop 10% classroom
How you will be Assessed By practical assignments and a multiple choice examination.
Entry Requirements City & Guilds 3268 Level 2 or substantial previous welding experience at a Level 2 standard.
Attendance Expectations Tuesday evening 6.00 to 9.00pm and Thursday evening 6.00 to 9.00pm total 6 hours per week for 10 weeks.
Fee Information

These fees relate to 2020/21

Tuition Fee: £815.00

Related additional costs may include materials, equipment, visits, residentials etc which are payable by all students. Any student entered/registered with an Awarding Body who has been given free entry and then withdraws or is withdrawn by a tutor will incur the certification fee associated with the course. Any re-sit examination will incur a cost.

Different fees apply to international students.

For more detailed information on financial support and fees for students aged 19+ please contact the Financial Support Team on 01924 789304.

Further Study NVQ Level 3, subject to your obtaining suitable employment, or an apprenticeship in Engineering.
Career Opportunities This qualification could be a useful further step towards various careers within the fabrication and welding industry.
How to Apply

Please complete part-time application form.

If you require an application form or details on how to enrol, please contact Course Information on 01924 789111.

For Further Details

Please contact Gary Wright on 01924 789463 or email g.wright@wakefield.ac.uk. Alternatively, contact Course Information on 01924 789111.

Open Events

To see our upcoming Open Events and to sign-up for priority entry, please click here:  https://www.wakefield.ac.uk/college-life/events/

Course Groups (W) Vocational Course
Subject Area (W) Engineering
Client Group (W) 19+
Search Ref (W) 58676
Website Ref (W) 579G00UOSA, ZQKZ2B344R, 578PIIN6NE
Information last amended: 08 October 2020 15:19
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