City & Guilds (3268-18) Certificate in Introductory Welding, Fabrication and Cutting Skills // Level 1


This course is designed for those who are new to welding and fabrication and want to gain knowledge and practical skills in a range of welding processes, thermal cutting and fabrication within our industry leading practical training facilities

Units covered will include:

  • Unit 103 Tungsten Inert Gas Welding
  • Unit 107 Thermal Cutting Techniques
  • Unit 104 Metal Inert Gas Welding
  • Unit 106 Metal Fabrication
  • Unit 101 Manual Metal Arc Welding

 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 English and maths. Interview with course tutor is also required.


Assessment is by coursework, practical assignments throughout the course.

Progression Routes

The Level 1 Certificate in Introductory Welding, Fabrication and Cutting Skills (3268-18) allows you to gain the skills you need to progress onto the Level 2 Diploma in Engineering - Fabrication and Welding Technology. , seek an apprenticeship or simply enjoy working within an engineering environment.

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