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Level 1 Introductory Welding Skills (3268)

Course Name 
Fees Apply C&G 3268-101 Award MMA Welding L1Available for Enquiries
Fees Apply C&G 3268-103 Award TIG Welding L1Available for Enquiries
Course Details
Location Castleford College
Level Level 1
Start Date

September or January


10 weeks

Mode of Study Part-time
Awarding Body

City & Guilds

Course Overview

This is a practical, highly flexible course specifically designed to meet the needs of learners wishing to acquire welding skills at a beginner 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 Be Assessed

You will complete five practical welding test pieces.

There is also an oral assessment requiring you to answer questions on welding processes and health and safety.

Entry Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements but you will need a keen interest in developing welding skills.

Attendance Expectations

You will attend college on a Tuesday evening 6.00 - 9.00pm and Thursday evening 6.00 - 9.00pm.

Fee Information

These fees relate to 2024/25:


Related additional costs may include materials, equipment, visits, residentials etc which are payable by all students.

Further Study

Level 2 Award in Welding Skills or Performing Engineering Operations NVQ Level 2 (employment permitting).

Course Groups (W) Vocational Course
Subject Area (W) Engineering
Client Group (W) 19+
Search Ref (W) 58787
Website Ref (W) 579G00UOSA
Website Ref (W) ZQKZ2B344R
Website Ref (W) 578PIIN6NE
Information last amended: 09 May 2024 11:49

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