Fabrication and Welding Apprenticeship (Level 2)

In St Helens

£ 200 VAT inc.


  • Typology


  • Level


  • Location

    St helens

  • Duration

    24 Months

  • Start

    Different dates available


The fabrication and welding industry is embedded in every aspect of our lives, from the cars we drive to the construction of the buildings we work in. Fully qualified fabricators and welders can find well paid employment in various fields such as petrochemical, heavy fabrication industry, engineering, manufacturing, shipbuilding, oil extraction industries and many others.




St Helens (Merseyside)
St Helens College Water Street St Helens, WA10 1PP


Different dates availableNow taking bookings

To take into account

This apprenticeship is suitable for those who are currently working within this sector or are looking to gain employment within this sector as a Fabricator Welder.

This is dependent on your employer and on the level of the apprenticeship you apply for. You will normally need at least grade C or above in your English and maths GCSEs. If you don't have these, don't worry. You can work towards your functional skills in English and maths alongside your apprenticeship training at St Helens College.

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  • Welding
  • Industry
  • Engineering
  • Communication
  • Functional English
  • Problem-solving
  • Operating
  • Environment Awareness
  • Manual welding
  • Machine setting
  • Metal working
  • Functional Maths
  • Technical Knowledge

Course programme

What type of work will I do and what qualifications will I gain?

Although apprenticeships will vary depending on your entry level and your employer, you will gain a range of skills from the varying tasks you complete, these could include:

  • Manual welding
  • Welding machine setting and operating
  • Sheet metal working
  • Ensuring the workplace is safe and tidy

You will also gain the following qualifications:

  • Level 2 NVQ Performing engineering Operations
  • Award Industrial Environment Awareness
  • Employee Rights and Responsibilities
  • Level 1 Functional Skills Maths
  • Level 1 Functional Skills English

What skills and qualities will I need for this apprenticeship?

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Good problem-solving skills
  • Technical knowledge
  • Good team working skills
  • Good IT abilities
  • The ability to work under pressure to meet deadlines

Additional information

As an apprentice, you will be assigned an assessor, who will visit you in the workplace to observe the tasks you complete. You will also complete a number of relevant work?related modules at the College. All of which will contribute to the overall success of your apprenticeship.

Fabrication and Welding Apprenticeship (Level 2)

£ 200 VAT inc.