Level Two NVQ in Performing Engineering Operations (Fabrication and Welding)

This course is designed to give you the knowledge and skills relevant to welding and fabrication processes enabling you to become recognised as a semi-skilled welder. A great deal of time will be spent on the practical tasks and activities.

What will I study?

  • Health & Safety
  • Effectively Working
  • Communication
  • Sheet Metal Work
  • Metal Inert Gas Welding
  • Manual Metal Arc Welding

How will I be assessed?

NVQ assessment will be continuous throughout the Programme and will consist of a combination of practical work & portfolio building

How will the course be delivered?

The qualification is delivered on site at Bridlington, with an assigned trainer consultant who, coordinates training and assessment of knowledge, evidence and observation.  Through the candidate’s own experience, improvements are identified and small work based projects are applied to demonstrate application.  A portfolio of evidence and a knowledge base is built to show competence to the awards national standards

Entry requirements



  • A minimum of four GCSEs at grade D or above including mathematics and a science/technology subject
  • Satisfactory College interview
  • An initial assessment

What next?

This course could help you gain employment or secure an apprenticeship or advanced apprenticeship

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 Full-time Course Guide 2020 Spring Part-time course guide