Fabrication & Welding Level 2

egg-timerFull Time
arrowLevel 2
hat16-18, Adult FT
calendar1 Year
pinLancaster & Morecambe College
Start date: 06/09/2021

This course is designed to increase the students level of basic skills and underpinning knowledge gained at Level 1 and focus more on welding and fabrication skills.

Who is this Course for?

This course is designed for 16-18 year old and adult learners, the course will include a substantial amount of careers related learning designed to support progression to the suitable next step, this could include educational trips, employability skills and employer encounters such as guest speakers. For 16-18 year old learners this will be delivered as a study programme which includes math and English where applicable and work experience.

What progression and career opportunities will I gain?

The course can lead on to possible employment and commencement of an Apprenticeship.

What are the entry requirements for the course?

4 GCSEs at grade D/3 or higher including English or maths OR a Level 1 related qualification PLUS grade D/3 or higher in Maths or English.

Entry criteria will be applied at the discretion of the course manager.

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.

Students aged 19+ are strongly encouraged to take relevant English & maths qualifications to support progression into further or higher education, training or employment.

What does the course involve?

This course is suitable for school leavers and adults who have an interest in fabrication and welding and may want a career in the fabrication and welding industry.

The course includes both practical and theoretical aspects of the fabrication and welding industry. You may have the opportunity to visit engineering companies throughout the course.

  • 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.

How will I be Assessed?

This course is assessed by practical work which will be reinforced by underpinning knowledge and understanding of basic principles related to the fabrication and welding industry.

What qualification will I get?

On completion of this course you will receive Level 2 NVQ in Performing Engineering Operations.

What do I do Next?

For information, advice and guidance or to apply please phone Student & Learning Services on 01524 521385 or 0800 306 306.
Course code: A30059-A1A