This course is ideal if you are working as a fabricator or welder and wish to improve your skills and knowledge. Level 3 will build on existing knowledge and develop advanced skills in machining, electrical and welding.
This course is suitable for those seeking recognition of their competence in one or more of a wide variety of activities and offer maximum flexibility to meet the needs of skilled workers engaged in fabrication and welding engineering. The fabrication and welding engineering NVQ benefits both employers and employees by offering alternative pathways and choice within pathways to suit the widest possible range of needs.
This extended diploma qualification is a Level 3 National Vocational Qualification (NVQ). It involves the skills and knowledge needed for fabricating and welding including the, ability to organise work, identify and prevent problems and develop skills and potential within the fabricating and welding engineering field.
This is a vocational related qualification at Level 3 and has been developed in consultation with local and national industry. The qualification will give a nationally recognised qualification containing relevant theory and the practical skills needed by the fabrication and welding industry.
In this you will study a number of different units including complying with statutory regulations and organisational safety requirements, using and interpreting engineering drawings and documents and work efficiently and effectively in engineering. You then have a choice of many different practical units but this will depend on the facilities at work.