Fabrication and Welding (Level 2) at Central College Nottingham
The Performing Engineering Operations in Level 2 Diploma is aimed at preparing you for further learning or training and/or developing knowledge and/or skills in the subject area.
- Health and Safety
- Working Efficiently and Effectively
- Sheet Metal Work
English and Maths are an essential part of your studies and will help you succeed on your course. These subjects will help you develop confidence and are the key employability skills that all employers now look for when recruiting.
One of the following:
- 4 GCSEs at grades A*-D including English Language and Maths*
- A relevant Level 1 qualification including GCSE English Language and Maths* at grade A*-D
*If you do not have both GCSE English Language and Maths at A*-D, we may accept one of them at Grade E in addition to your 4 GCSEs at A*-D. Functional Skills may be accepted instead of GCSE English and/or Maths. Functional Skills Level 1 is equivalent to GCSE Grade D and Level 2 to GCSE Grade C.
Adults who are aged 19+ without the necessary qualifications are welcome to apply.
There is continuous assessment of each unit. You will show evidence of competence through practical assessments, an online test and production of a personal portfolio of evidence.
- Further study on an Engineering Level 3 course
- Intermediate / Advanced Apprenticeship if you are successful in gaining employment within the industry
As part of your programme you will have to complete minimum 2 days work experience each academic year in your subject area. You will have to find the placement and keep a log book for reference, you will also will be asked to complete a PD Central programme/book of employability skills.
The additional qualifications of this course are aimed at preparing you for progression to Level 3.
On the programme you will be expected to wear steel toe cap boots, flame retardant overalls and protective head-wear, which are all provided by the College.
Regular attendance on this course is really important and we prefer to see enthusiastic students who attend 90% of the course - this is important for progression on to other Engineering courses.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Central College Nottingham directly.