Practical Welding

Subject Area: Course code: Course Type:
Welding, Fabrication & Blacksmithing AG020E09/19/1 Short Course

Course Information

Whether you are a machinery operator, an employee in a workshop, a DIY welder or a complete beginner, this course will enable you to improve your arc, gas and MIG welding as well as gas cutting skills. Skills are improved through a series of tasters designed to use various materials, toolings on a range of equipment. There will also be an opportunity to try your hand at blacksmithing.


  • College Certificate in Practical Welding
Course Content
  • Manual metal arc welding
    Gas welding and cutting
    MIG welding
    Setting up and safety procedures
    Positional welding
    Joint design
    Material identification
    Safe working practices
Entry Requirements
Next Steps
  • Level 1 Welding, Fabrication and Blacksmithing courses
Career Opportunities
  • Career as a blacksmith, farrier, welder / fabricator / metalworker

Dates & Fees

Dates & Times
Start date: End date: Start time: End time:
24-Sep-2019 (Already Started) 03-Dec-2019 6.00 p.m. 9.00 p.m.
Mode of attendance
Evenings only
Day of the week Number of sessions
Tue 9
Course Fees
Tuition fees (Part time standard) £335.00
Reservation fees (Part time standard) £30.00


Materials Required

Protective overalls - made from cotton not nylon
Steel toe-capped safety boots
Safety glasses
Tetanus protection is recommended

What's next?

Applications for this course are now closed. If you'd like to know when there will be another or need more information we are happy to answer any questions.