Fabrication & Welding Level 3 Certificate

You will study at our state-of-the art STEAM Academy at Pencoed Campus.

  • £950

  • 30 weeks, Monday 9 am – 4.30 pm

The Level 3 Certificate in Fabrication and Welding Practice (Vertical Up / Down Welding follows directly on from the Level 2 Certificate.

The course enables you to develop your skills and understanding of equipment functions and is made up of 1 mandatory and 3 optional units:

Mandatory unit:

  • Science and calculations for fabrication and welding practice

Optional units – any 3 optional units from those listed below:

  • Oxy-acetylene gas welding – vertical
  • Manual metal-arc welding – vertical
  • Metal-arc gas shielded welding – vertical
  • Tungsten-arc gas shielded welding – vertical
  • Fabrication processes (general)
  • Fabrication processes (sheet metal)
  • Engineering drawing using manual and CAD techniques

Ongoing assessment.

Successful completion of the Level 2 Certificate in Fabrication and Welding Practice.

Progress to the ABC Level 3 Diploma in Fabrication and Welding Practice.

The course enables you to develop your skills and understanding of equipment functions and is made up of 1 mandatory and 3 optional units:

Mandatory unit:

  • Science and calculations for fabrication and welding practice

Optional units – any 3 optional units from those listed below:

  • Oxy-acetylene gas welding – vertical
  • Manual metal-arc welding – vertical
  • Metal-arc gas shielded welding – vertical
  • Tungsten-arc gas shielded welding – vertical
  • Fabrication processes (general)
  • Fabrication processes (sheet metal)
  • Engineering drawing using manual and CAD techniques

Ongoing assessment.

Successful completion of the Level 2 Certificate in Fabrication and Welding Practice.

Progress to the ABC Level 3 Diploma in Fabrication and Welding Practice.

The STEAM Academy

Our state of the art STEAM Academy will be an exciting new building to accommodate teaching, learning and support facilities for Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics.

The Academy will be a flagship for showcasing 21st century teaching and learning, bringing economic and cultural growth to the Bridgend County Borough area.

STEAM Academy, Pencoed Campus, CF35 5LG

This campus is home to an extensive range of subject areas: Land-based, Construction, Sport and Public Services along with our STEAM Academy for Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Maths. The campus has great facilities such as a 3G sports pitch, modern equine areas, sports hall and conditioning gym. Located on the outskirts of the village of Pencoed, this campus also offers local amenities and transport links within easy reach.

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