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Engineering & Motor Vehicle Studies

Engineering & Motor Vehicle Studies

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This course develops those skills necessary to train for work as a welder. It covers basic to intermediate techniques required for the modern engineering industry.

Course details

The award consists of five units:

  • Working Safely in an Engineering Environment
  • Working Efficiently and Effectively in Engineering
  • Using and Communicating Technical Information
  • Preparing and Using Manual Metal Arc Welding Equipment
  • Preparing and Using Manual MIG, MAG and Other Continuous Wire Welding Equipment

All units have workshop content.

Entry guidelines

No previous experience in fabrication and welding is needed

Applicants will need to demonstrate basic English and maths skills at Entry level or above

IT skills would be beneficial

Satisfactory interview and assessment (including manual dexterity)

If English is not your first language, you may need an assessment before enrolling on this course. To discuss further, please contact the ESOL department on 0151 551 7144.

Equipment Required

Protective clothing such as boots and overalls will be required for workshop practice.

Assessment Method

Students will be individually action planned and reviewed throughout the course.

Where can I progress to?

Apprenticeships in local light and heavy fabrication/welding companies, shipbuilding and ship repair.

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When does this course run?

  • Starts 04th Sep 2017 - Ends 29th Jun 2018 Ref E140J001

    If you are aged 19 or over:

    Fee : £450.00

    Depending on your personal circumstances, this course could be FREE for you. Please see our Fees and Discounts leaflet for details, or call 0151 551 7777.

    Depending on your personal circumstances, this course could be FREE for you if you are aged 19-23 and you do not already have a level 3 qualification. Please see our Fees and Discounts leaflet for details, or call 0151 551 7777.

    The fee quoted is for the academic year 2017-18. Course fees for 2018-19 will be confirmed in due course.

    Planned Timetable
    Day Times Campus
    Wednesday 09:00 — 16:00 12 Quays
  • Starts 03rd Sep 2018 - Ends 28th Jun 2019 Ref E140K001

    If you are aged 19 or over:

    Fee : £450.00

    Depending on your personal circumstances, this course could be FREE for you. Please see our Fees and Discounts leaflet for details, or call 0151 551 7777.

    Depending on your personal circumstances, this course could be FREE for you if you are aged 19-23 and you do not already have a level 3 qualification. Please see our Fees and Discounts leaflet for details, or call 0151 551 7777.

    The fee quoted is for the academic year 2017-18. Course fees for 2018-19 will be confirmed in due course.

For advice and guidance, please contact Student Services on 0151 551 7777 or call into our Conway Park Campus Monday to Friday from 10am to 4pm (all year round) and Wednesdays and Thursdays 10am-6.30pm (term time only).

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