EAL Fabrication and Welding Apprenticeship Level 2
In a nutshell
If you’re interested in a career in engineering and manufacturing, this course may be just what you’re looking for. You’ll learn the skills and knowledge you need to weld and fabricate in metal, helping to improve your prospects – and your earning potential. And you’ll have a Level 2 NVQ Diploma at the end of it.
This course is for...
…making things in metal
…maximising your career prospects and earning potential
…being able to earn while you learn
Apprenticeships involve a mix of learning in the workplace and college training, giving you the opportunity to practice and embed new skills in a real work environment.
You'll be assessed through coursework, tests, assignments, work-based observations and work-based evidence, and as you progress through the course you’ll achieve a number of qualifications as part of the Level 2 Apprenticeship Framework:
- Level 2 Apprenticeship Framework
- Level 2 NVQ Diploma
- Level 2 Diploma
- Essential Skills Qualification Communication
- Essential Skills Qualification Application of Number
- Essential Skills Qualification in Digital Literacy
- Employment Rights and Responsibilities
On completion, we expect you to be able to carry out your engineering role confidently and competently to the standard set by the Industry.
To qualify for this course, you’ll need a minimum of 5 GCSE grades D or above to include English and Maths. You’ll also need to be employed in the engineering sector, paid at least the national minimum apprenticeship wage and have a Contract of Employment. As an Apprentice you'll need to attend college on a day release / block release basis, and we’ll want you to be fully committed to attending as well as respecting others, having an enthusiasm for the subject and being self-motivated. Your employer must also pass the necessary Health and Safety vetting.
Completing this course will enable you to move on to a Level 3 Apprenticeship programme. Our Fabrication and Welding Apprenticeship is part-financed by the European Social Fund through the Welsh Government.
Have any questions or are not sure if this is the right course for you?
Call 01495 333 777 to speak to our Student Recruitment team
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