Level 1 Welding
Full time course
The new SGS Berkeley campus offers a state-of-the-art, fully equipped Fabrication and Welding workshop. Learners will study the basic principles of this technology and develop practical skills in all types of welding techniques and processes. Learners will work with metals and alloys, and cut and join composite materials such as plastics using specialist welding methods.
To understand technical plans
To be able to concentrate for long periods
Maths and measuring skills
Technical skills like knowing how to choose the right welding method for the job
Strong understanding of safe working practices
Qualifications and progression
SGS offer Fabrication and Welding full-time courses at levels 1, 2 and 3 and apprenticeships at level 2. Once you have progressed through the levels you could continue on to a HND.
Industries for employment
A career in fabrication and welding could offer employment opportunities in a wide range of industries including construction, engineering, transport, aerospace, offshore oil and gas industries.
What do I need to join?
You will need three GCSEs at grade 2 (grade E), including English and maths.
What can I don next?
On successful completion, learners can progress to Level 2 Welding or Engineering or an apprenticeship.
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