Course Overview

Apprenticeships give you the opportunity to learn and train in your chosen career as well as earning a regular pay packet. You will be given first-hand experience and learn the majority of the skills needed on the job, whilst also completing off-the-job training.

Fabrication and welding is the process of using heat and pressure to join or create items. This apprenticeship provides the skills and knowledge within a range of specialities such as sheet metal or plate fabrication and welding plus structural steelwork.

 

Course Structure

Typical tasks:

  • Bending and forming sheet metal fabrication
  • Plate metal work
  • MIG/TIG welding
  • Working from and interpreting drawings.

You will be required to study on a day release basis.

Entry Requirements

GCSE Mathematics and English at a minimum  of Grade C/4  or Level1 on the Literacy and Numeracy BKSB. 
 

English and/or Mathematics will be included in your timetable if you have not achieved a GCSE at Grade A*-C in these subjects when you commence your course.

Information, Advice and Support

Careers Guidance

Help with choosing the right course and with thinking about where this might take you in the future.
Tel: 01274 433043
Email: [email protected]

Student Finance

Money matters - you may be entitled to financial support whilst you study.
Tel: 01274 433246.
Email: [email protected]

Learning Support

Support for applicants with a learning difficulty, disability, illness or other learning need.
Tel: 01274 438999
Email: [email protected]

For all other queries call 01274 088088

Tuition Fees

If you are aged 19+ and studying a Further Education Course at Bradford College, you may have to pay course fees. Course fees are dependent on the number of hours and which course is being taken. Actual costs can be obtained from our FE Registry team.
Tel: 01274 433172
Email: [email protected].
https://www.bradfordcollege.ac.uk/study/adult-students/fees