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Award in Advanced Welding Skills – Level 3 (NSF)

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  • Is this course for you?

    This Welding qualification at Level 3 is designed for those wishing to build on their skills acquired at Level 2 or through competence in the workplace. If you have worked or currently work in the industry and are looking to refresh your skills, progress or change employer, this qualification will give you the evidence you need to show you are capable of increasing your job prospects.

  • Required qualifications

    To start at Level 3, you will have to have completed the Welding Level 2 qualification.

  • What skills will I develop?

    The course is designed to enable candidates to gain welding skills and knowledge to a level that will enable them to work in complex positions and prepare them for undertaking qualifications at NVQ level 3 and BS EN 287 Welder approval testing by having an acceptable standard based upon ISO 5817 –

    Including:

    Learning Outcome One – Produce a single-vee butt weld from one side of a joint in the PC horizontal position

    Learning Outcome Two – Produce a tee fillet weld on one side of the joint in the PD horizontal/overhead position

    Learning Outcome Three – Produce a corner weld from one side of the joint in the PE overhead position

    Learning Outcome Four – Produce a tee fillet weld on one side of the joint in the PE overhead position

    Learning Outcome Five – Produce a single-vee butt weld from one side of the joint in the PE overhead position

  • Careers

    You can progress to another welding process at Level 3 (MMA, TIG or MIG) or pursue a coding standard, or gain employment in and engineering company where welding us a required skill.

  • Other important information

    Buying tools and uniform are not required to take this course, however if you would like to build up on your own tools you are able to purchase these and bring them bring them with you.

  • Is this course for you?

    This Welding qualification at Level 3 is designed for those wishing to build on their skills acquired at Level 2 or through competence in the workplace. If you have worked or currently work in the industry and are looking to refresh your skills, progress or change employer, this qualification will give you the evidence you need to show you are capable of increasing your job prospects.

  • Required qualifications

    To start at Level 3, you will have to have completed the Welding Level 2 qualification.

  • What skills will I develop?

    The course is designed to enable candidates to gain welding skills and knowledge to a level that will enable them to work in complex positions and prepare them for undertaking qualifications at NVQ level 3 and BS EN 287 Welder approval testing by having an acceptable standard based upon ISO 5817 –

    Including:

    Learning Outcome One – Produce a single-vee butt weld from one side of a joint in the PC horizontal position

    Learning Outcome Two – Produce a tee fillet weld on one side of the joint in the PD horizontal/overhead position

    Learning Outcome Three – Produce a corner weld from one side of the joint in the PE overhead position

    Learning Outcome Four – Produce a tee fillet weld on one side of the joint in the PE overhead position

    Learning Outcome Five – Produce a single-vee butt weld from one side of the joint in the PE overhead position

  • Careers

    You can progress to another welding process at Level 3 (MMA, TIG or MIG) or pursue a coding standard, or gain employment in and engineering company where welding us a required skill.

  • Other important information

    Buying tools and uniform are not required to take this course, however if you would like to build up on your own tools you are able to purchase these and bring them bring them with you.

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