City & Guilds (3268-18) Certificate in Welding // Level 1

This course is designed for those who are new to welding and fabrication and want to gain knowledge and practical experience. Areas of study include: welding, metal fabrication, thermal cutting, brazing and soldering.

Areas of study include:

  • Welding
  • Metal fabrication
  • Thermal cutting
  • Brazing and soldering

You will be working in excellent facilities, using industry-standard equipment safely and you’ll be taught by engineers with vast industry experience and close relationships with some of the region’s largest employers.

Entry Requirements

Two GCSEs at Grade E-F/Grade 2 including maths or Science. Interview with course tutor is also required.


Assessment is by coursework, practical assignments and end examination.

Progression & Careers

The Level 1 Certificate in Welding, Fabrication and Cutting Skills (3268-18) allows you to gain the skills you need to progress to a higher-level engineering course, seek an apprenticeship or simply enjoy working within an engineering environment.

You may be able to progress onto a Level 2 engineering qualification. You will gain expertise on this course that will provide you with the essential components of an engineering career.

Course detail
Start September
Level Level 1
Attendance Full-time
Duration One year
Campus Coast Road Campus