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Engineering - Fabrication and Welding Apprenticeship Level 3 (ENG1) at Barnsley College

Course description

This apprenticeship has been designed for learners who deal with general fabricated items within their roles. This could range from ductwork and canopies for hotel kitchens to structural components such as off shore oil platforms and subsea components.

Course content

There are seven pathways available. You and your employer will choose the pathway you will study.

You will then study all of the mandatory units and choose from the optional units relating to your job role. They are;

• Manual Welding

•Pathway B: Welding Machine Setting and Operating

•Sheet Metalworking (3mm or less)

•Plateworking (3mm Upwards)

•Pipe and Tube Fabrication

•Structural Steelwork

You will also study:

•Employment, Rights and Responsibilities (ERR) booklet

•Level 2 Functional Skills in English, Maths and ICT

•Personal Learning and Thinking Skills (PLTS)

Entry requirements

Three GCSEs at grade A*-C plus English and maths at grade 4/C or above plus completion of the Level 2 Intermediate Apprenticeship in Fabrication and Welding.

 

Assessment

You will be assessed by your assessor using a portfolio of evidence, practical demonstrations and assignments.  You will be assessed both in college and in your place of work.

Financial information

You may be eligible for assistance with expenses such as travel, books, equipment and childcare.

For further information please contact the Student Services Team on +44 (0)1226 216 114.

Future opportunities

Upon completion you could progress onto the Higher Apprenticeship in Engineering Technology or apply for job roles including:

  • Technical Support Assistant

Further information

Information Team

We have a dedicated team available to provide information on all of our courses and to help you to make the right choices about your future. The team are based at the Old Mill Lane site.

Drop in: Monday – Thursday 9.00am – 5.00pm Friday 9.00am – 4.30pm

Tel: 01226 216 123

Email: info@barnsley.ac.uk

Our Information Advisers visit schools and provide impartial information about training and education options for school leavers.

They can help with: • Applying for courses • Arranging taster days and visits to College • Information about course requirements

How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 02 October 2017
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