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Engineering Fabrication and Welding — Level 2 Diploma

Course information

This is a vocational (work related) course involving practical and theory based work. You will learn by completing projects and assignments that are based on realistic workplace situations, activities and demands. As well as learning about the employment area you are interested in, you will develop the skills you need to start and/or further develop your education and career.

Core units you will be studying include - Working in engineering, Principles of engineering technology & Principles of fabrication and welding Technology.

Optional Units include: Welding by Manual Metal Arc process, Welding by Oxy-Acetylene process & Sheet metalwork fabrication of materials


Level 2 Diploma in Engineering – Fabrication and Welding Technology (2850-26)

This course leads to...

Employment opportunities and apprenticeships in various engineering sectors. Progression to Level 3 Diplomas in Engineering.

Entry Requirements

A sound secondary education. A minimum of three GCSEs Grades 3-4 in Mathematics, Science, English or CDT. Students without any formal entry requirements but with appropriate work experience will be considered at interview. All students will sit an initial assessment.
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Further Information...

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Course ID: 163903

Course Year: 21/22

Course Duration: 1 Year


If you are 16-18 years old at the start of your course, studying at The City of Liverpool College is free. If you are aged between 19-23 and don’t already hold a qualification equivalent to 5 GCSEs at grade 4 (C) or above, and you need to study at Entry or Level 1 to progress to Level 2, you won't have to pay any fees for this course.

Aged 19 or over and unemployed or earning less than £18,135 a year? You may also qualify to join this course for free. To find out more, contact our admissions team on 0151 252 3000 or at

Fee for21/22 is 0.00
In future years this fee may be subject to change.

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