Fabrication & Welding Level 2 is designed to give learners a more focussed introduction to the engineering skills and knowledge required to prepare them for a career in the fabrication and welding industry.
This course is suitable for school leavers and adults who have an interest in fabrication and welding and may wish to pursue a career in the sector. There are opportunities to visit engineering companies and industry links throughout the course, ensuring the application of both theoretical and practical aspects to learning.
To study this course you must:
Have an enthusiasm for the subject area
Show a commitment to study
Be able to work independently
You must also have 4 GCSEs at grade D/3 or higher including GCSE English and Maths, OR a Level 1 related qualification PLUS grade D/3 or higher in English or Maths.
All students aged 16 -19 are required to study Functional Skills English & Maths qualifications or GCSE English & Maths if not already awarded a grade C/4 or higher in these subjects.
If you have a grade D/3 at GCSE you will study English &/or Maths GCSE. Students with a grade lower than D/3 will work towards GCSE through the study of English & Maths Functional Skills.
Entry criteria will be applied at the discretion of the course manager.
You will study the following:
PEO 2 units
Producing fabrication components and assemblies
Joining materials by welding - processes MMA, MIGS
Related engineering knowledge and practical components
All LMC students will receive tutorial support and take a programme of Functional Skills including English & Maths.
LMC has guest speakers along with joint events for all students. There is also an excellent opportunity to take part in National Citizen Service (NCS) which gives learners opportunities for bonding and stepping outside of their comfort zones.
Upon course completion many of our students choose to progress onto the Level 3 Plate Welding Apprenticeship, while some students choose to progress straight into full time work or a Level 3 course.
There are a variety of exciting roles within the Fabrication & Welding industry, such as:
You can discover all the opportunities available to you by exploring a full list of careers in this industry.
If you would like to apply for this course, please click 'Apply' in the top right, follow the steps, and our Admissions Team will be in touch with you
For more information, advice and guidance please phone Student & Learning Services on 01524 521385 or 0800 306306 or email email@example.com
Course code: A30059-A1A
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