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Welding and Fabrication Level 3 (C&G 2850) at Coleg Sir Gar

Course description

  • Meets the technical certificate requirements of the modern apprentice scheme
  • Industry recognised qualification
  • Provides entry qualifications to higher education
  • Proves competence of technical ability

Course content

The course provides practical welding and fabrication skills development as well as theoretical knowledge covering: Manual metal arc welding; Tungsten arc gas shielded welding; Metal arc gas shielded welding; Oxy-acetylene welding; Fabrication of steel; Oxy / Acetylene cutting; Engineering Drawing.

Entry requirements

This course would normally be a follow-on from a minimum of an NVQ level 2 or the City and Guilds 2850 level 2 course.


Assessment is based upon completion of practical competence exercises, theoretical based assignments and externally set examinations.

Future opportunities

This course is ideal for an employed learner on a welding and fabrication apprenticeship programme, due to a weekly single day release.  It provides the requirements for completion of the Modern Apprenticeship programme and is a sound foundation for a career as a craftsman within this trade area.

Also suitable for an experienced fabricator/welder who requires certification.

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: 20 May 2014
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