Whether you’re interested in the engineering industry or want
to work as a welder in the motor trade, the Level 2 Diploma is
a more technical route to welding and teaches you a range of
theory and practical welding skills that you’ll be using, whatever
sector you choose to work in.
Covering MAG manual metal arc
welding, alongside oxyfuel gas cutting and plasma cutting.
You’ll also learn wider skills to boost your employability, such as
communication of technical information and working as part of a team, preparing
you for some of the situations you may face when joining the
In addition, through work experience, a high
number of students from this programme are gaining full time work
from our close contacts with industry, earning wages while still
studying on the programme.
From here, you can move onto a related Level 3 Programme to
grow your skills or into an Apprenticeship or employment.
4 x GCSEs at grade 3(D) or above, including Maths and English
Mix of Exams and Coursework
Hours Per Week
Full Time Further Education