Course Information

City & Guilds Level 1 Award in Introductory Tungsten Inert Gas (TIG) Welding

City & Guilds

Below are the sessions that are available for this course.


Our Level 1 welding courses are ideal for anyone who wants to become a welder and is new to welding, metal fabrication, thermal cutting and/or brazing and soldering.

Course Content

You will learn how to produce a range of welded joints to acceptable industrial standards, using the MIG, MMA or TIG welding process.

Optional Modules

MIG, MMA or TIG welding

Assessment Method

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

  • Acceptance to be assessed by visual inspection.
  • To gain an Award the candidate must successfully complete all five practical assignments and the oral questions.

    Progression Opportunities

    The level 1 awards could help you develop your welding and fabrication career and take on jobs that require basic skills. After taking a Level 1 qualification, you could move on to a Level 2 Award or Certificate.

  • Entry Requirements

    No entry requirements