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Level 1 Award in Introductory Welding

This qualification follows on directly from the Practical Welding course to give learners a chance to gain a formal qualification in introductory welding skills.

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  • Subject Area: Engineering
  • Mode: Part Time
  • Campus: Weybridge
  • About this course

    The Level 1 course is designed to have a ‘hands on’ practical approach to introductory welding training. To support the 'hands on' approach the knowledge aspects of the qualifications are covered in a self-study pack. This allows study at an individuals own pace and the pack can be retained for reference after the qualification is completed.

    Course Details

    What will the course involve?

    All learners must complete one of the following units:

    •  Tungsten Inert Gas Welding
    •  Metal Inert Gas Welding
    •  Oxy-Acetylene Welding
    •  Manual Metal Arc Welding

    Entry Requirements

    What qualifications will I need?

    You will be studying on or will have completed the Practical Welding course at Brooklands College


    How much will the course cost?

    16 - 19 | £600.00
    Reduced Cost  | £600
    HE Fee  | £0
    Full Cost  | £600

    For more information on the funding available. view our student finance page.

    Additional Costs

    You will need:

    •  Steel or composite toe safety shoes or boots (can be arranged by Brooklands College)
    •  One piece Brooklands College Engineering overalls (available on enrolment)
    •  Safety glasses

    All students are subject to a £25 registration fee per academic year.

    Each student will receive a print allowance at the start of their course, should they require additional printing beyond this limit, they will be charged.


    Next Steps

    Progress to the Level 2 Award in Welding

    Start dates

    Reference Campus Duration Days Hours Start Date
    02501/2A19 Weybridge 10 weeks Tuesday 6.00pm - 9.00pm 22/09/2020
    02501/2A19 Weybridge
      10 weeks
    Wednesday 6.00pm - 9.00pm 23/09/2020
    02501/2B19 Weybridge
      10 weeks
    6.00pm - 9.00pm 12/01/2021
    02501/2B19 Weybridge
      10 weeks
    Wednesday 6.00pm - 9.00pm 13/01/2021
    02501/3A19 Weybridge
      10 weeks
    6.00pm - 9.00pm 20/04/2021
    02501/3A19 Weybridge
      10 weeks
    Wednesday 6.00pm - 9.00pm 21/04/2021


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