Level 2 Welding, Fabrication & Blacksmithing

Subject Area: Course code: Course Type:
Welding, Fabrication & Blacksmithing AG213A01/23/1 Further Education

Course Information

You will study a Level 2 City and Guilds Certificate in Engineering and Certificate in Forgework. You will develop your skills in welding and in the forge to have the specialist skills and knowledge to move forwards into employment or an apprenticeship.


  • Level 2 Welding, Fabrication and Blacksmithing
Course Content
  • Arc and MIG welding
    Further TIG welding
    Gas cutting
    Safe use of tools
    Use of the forge
    Blacksmithing tools
    Guest lecturers and industry visits
    Two weeks work experience is an essential element of the course.
Entry Requirements
  • 4 GCSEs at grade 3 or higher, to include English and mathematics, and a satisfactory educational reference will need to be received.
Next Steps
  • Level 3 Certificate in Engineering, Intermediate Apprenticeships in Engineering/Welding/Blacksmithing/Farriery
Career Opportunities
  • Welder, Fabricator, Metalworker, Blacksmith, Engineering operative, Mechanical engineering technician

Dates & Fees

Dates & Times
Start date: End date: Start time: End time:
07-Sep-2023 23-Jun-2024 9.00 a.m. 4.00 p.m.
Mode of attendance
Full Time
Day of the week Number of sessions
Course Fees

There are no course fees for eligible students aged 16-18. Students aged 19-25 may also be eligible for government funding or a student loan depending on their circumstances.
A £100 contribution towards the cost of course materials is payable at the start of the course.

Materials Required

Although PPE is available, we firmly advise students to provide their own welding mask and goggles and any items of a personal nature for their own hygiene protection. KMC uniform (polo shirt and sweat shirt), Flame retardant protective overalls, Steel toecap safety boots. Pen, paper, lever arch files, Stationery required for technical drawing e.g. pencils, ruler, compass

What's next?

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