Course Information

City & Guilds Level 3 Award in Advanced Welding Skills

City & Guilds
Sessions

Below are the sessions that are available for this course.

Part-Time
Campus: Dungannon
Week Starting: 02 December 2020
Day: Wednesday
Time: 18:00–22:00
Duration: 1 Year(s)
Number of Weeks: 23
Hours per Week: 4
Total Hours: 92
Fee: 286
Reduced Fee: £225.00
Places Available: 5
Course Coordinator: John.Curry@swc.ac.uk

Part-Time
Campus: Omagh
Week Starting: 03 December 2020
Day: Thursday
Time: 18:00–22:00
Duration: 1 Year(s)
Number of Weeks: 23
Hours per Week: 4
Total Hours: 92
Fee: 286
Reduced Fee: £225.00
Places Available: 14
Course Coordinator: Simon.Keenan@swc.ac.uk

Description

For these qualifications candidates will be required to complete the following assessments:

  • FIVE practical assignments
  • One GOLA on-line underpinning knowledge test.
  • The aim of these qualifications is to:
  • allow candidates to learn, develop and practise the skills required for employment and/or career progression in the engineering and construction sectors
  • provide valuable accreditation of skills and knowledge for candidates.
  • Additional Information

    Prior to enrolment candidates must be occupationally knowledgeable in the areas of Welding and have credible experience of hold at least a Level 2 in welding skills.

    Course Content

  • Complex and advanced positional welding techniques
  • Visual inspection and destructive testing techniques
  • Advanced process related knowledge
  • Optional Modules

    MIG or MMA

    Assessment Method

    All welding plate/sheet sizes to be 200 mm long minimum by nominally 50 mm wide.

  • The five welding assessments are to be carried out on 5 to 10 mm thick Low Carbon Steel.
  • Acceptance to be assessed by visual inspection and destructive testing.
  • Knowledge questions consist of a 30 question examined through an on-line test.
  • To gain an Award candidate must successfully complete all five practical assignments and the GOLA on-line test.

    Progression Opportunities

  • Coded welding
  • Contribute to the knowledge and understanding towards a related Level 3 NVQ
  • Entry Requirements

    Prior to enrolment candidates must be occupationally knowledgeable in the areas of Welding and have credible experience of hold at least a Level 2 in welding skills.