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Fabrication & Welding Skills (Mar)

Engineering and Professional Construction

Course ID: 169213

Course Year: 23/24

Course Details

  • 10 week coure, evening classes.
  • Study at our Vauxhall Centre.
  • Operate industrial standard machinery to gain experience and skills.
  • No formal entry requirements necessary.
  • Access guidance and support from our highly qualified teaching team.
  • Study in a safe, friendly and inclusive learning environment.

What to expect from the course

The Fabrication and Welding workshops at the Vauxhall Centre of The City of Liverpool College are equipped with a range of industrial standard machinery.

This ten week evening course offers the following processes for both the novice and for those who wish to improve their abilities and techniques:

- Oxy-acetylene welding and cutting
- Manual metal arc welding (often just referred to as Arc Welding)
- MIG/MAG welding
- TIG/TAG welding
In addition to the welding processes on offer there is a full complement of fabrication machinery including: guillotines, folders, rolls and presses.
This course is offered of an evening, but should there be sufficient interest we may be able to also offer a daytime course.



Why study with us?

Student Benefits

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Academy Bakery

The Academy Bakery is located on the Duke Street campus, producing a range of first class baked goods daily. These include artisan breads, patisserie and biscuits, as well as special occasion/novelty cakes by award-winning master-bakers. Students are offered a range of discounts throughout the year.

The Academy Bakery
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Academy Hair and Beauty Salons

Duke Street is also home to The Academy Hair and Beauty salons. They offer generous student discounts on a wide range of hair and beauty treatments, at a fraction of high-street prices. These include styling, cutting, perming, highlights, facials, manicures, electrolysis and traditional and homeopathic massage.

The Academy Salons
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Academy Restaurant

Duke Street campus is also home to the College’s Academy Restaurant. Often referred to by it’s customers as Liverpool’s hidden gem, the restaurant serves top class cuisine, at highly competitive prices. Food is expertly prepared by professional chef/tutors and young chefs in training and offers students a range of discounts at different times of the year.

The Academy Restaurant
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When you become a student of the College you’ll receive full access to Microsoft Office 365. This allows you to install the software on your own computer and other devices at home, completely free of charge.

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Onsite Sports Facilities/Fitness Suite

The college has excellent sports and fitness facilities at its Roscoe Street campus. Students pay a one-off membership fee for all year round usage of weekly supervised gym sessions, as well as access to a number of sporting clubs and events.

Career pathways

Level 2 Diploma in Fabrication and Welding
Level 3 Diploma in Fabrication and Welding

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Contact us to discuss your application or find out more:

 : 0151 252 3000

Entry Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements for this course.

If you are unsure of the entry requirements, or if you don't meet the criteria, please contact our Careers Advice and Guidance team who will be happy to help you find the best option for you. Email or call 0151 252 3607.


This course is only available to learners aged 19 and over. Fees are payable by all students unless sponsored by an employer.

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