Need Help Applying for a course?
Funding Support for Students
Our Level 1 welding courses are ideal for anyone who wants to become a welder and is new to welding, metal fabrication, thermal cutting and/or brazing and soldering.
You will learn how to produce a range of welded joints to acceptable industrial standards, using the MMA (stick) welding process. You will know the process and Health & Safety requirements for one of the above welding processes
MIG, MMA or TIG welding
No entry requirements
All welding plate/sheet sizes to be 200 mm long minimum by nominally 50 mm wide.Acceptance to be assessed by visual inspection.To gain an Award the candidate must successfully complete all five practical assignments and the oral questions.
The level 1 awards could help you develop your welding and fabrication career and take on jobs that require basic skills. After taking a Level 1 qualification, you could move on to a City & Guilds Level 2 Award in Welding Skills.
Mode of Study
Hours per Week
Number of Weeks
Total Full Fee £196.00
Total Concessionary Fee £148.00
Fees Payable Each Year
**Am I eligible for concessionary fees?
City & Guilds Level 1 Award in Introductory Tungsten Inert Gas (TIG) Welding
City & Guilds Level 3 Award in Advanced Welding Skills
SWC Welding Inspection Course