Level One Award in Introductory Manual Metal Arc (MMA) Welding

The programme is ideal for those who are new to Welding, Metal Fabrication, Thermal Cutting and/or Brazing and Soldering or those looking to enhance their careers by increasing their skills allowing them to work in a diverse number of industries.



What will I study?

Fabrication and Welding learners will cover aspects such as understanding cutting, forming and joining metal and using different methods of carrying out sheet metal cutting, forming and assembly including Oxy-Acetylene equipment and Manual Metal Arc and TIG welding

How will I be assessed?

A range of practical test pieces that are found within the City and Guild guide to learning, there will also be a series of oral questions set by the tutor/assessor.

How will the course be delivered?

The course will be set within East Riding College’s state of the art welding workshop by a fully qualified welder/fabricator. It will be a practically based course.

Entry requirements

No specific prior qualifications, learning or experience are required for candidates undertaking the qualification(s). However, candidates must have the potential and opportunity to be successful in gaining their qualification.

What next?

Progression to Level Two Award in Welding or a Full Time Welding/Fabrication course

Additional information

For start dates and fees, consult the relevant course guides below or you can request a prospectus by post.

Higher Education Apprenticeship Guide 2019 Autumn Part-time Prospectus 2019 Full-time Course Guide