South Tyneside College

      NVQ Level 2 Performing Engineering Operations (Pipefitting & Welding)

      South Tyneside College
      In South Shields

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      Typology NVQ
      Location South shields
      • NVQ
      • South shields
      Description

      This is a practical course which will develop engineering skills throughout workshop practice. It is suitable for anyone seeking a career in Engineering. The course consists of six units of competence, including pipefitting and welding.

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      Government funding available

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      South Shields
      St. George'S Avenue South Shields, NE34 6ET, Tyne and Wear, England
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      Location
      South Shields
      St. George'S Avenue South Shields, NE34 6ET, Tyne and Wear, England
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      There are no formal entry requirements. All applicants will be interviewed before being offered a place on the course.

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      Course programme



      Course information:
      NVQ Level 2 Performing Engineering Operations (Pipefitting & Welding)


      Course summary:
      This is a practical course which will develop engineering skills throughout workshop practice. It is suitable for anyone seeking a career in Engineering.
      The course consists of six units of competence, including pipefitting and welding.

      Course content:
      There are six units:-
      1. Comply with statutory regulations & organisational requirements.
      2. Developing yourself and working with others on Engineering Activities.
      3. Using and communicating technical information.
      4. Using engineering materials.
      5. Pipework Engineering.
      6. Welding Engineering
      Students will also need to study Key skills L2 : Communications, Application of number, IT, WWO and IOL.

      Note: A Technical Certificate (C & G 6983) may also form part of this engineering award and will require attendance for a further day.

      Assessment procedure:
      Assessment is based on a portfolio of evidence that is developed throughout your practical work and job knowledge.


      Qualifications achieved:
      NVQ in Performing Engineering Operations

      Progression opportunities:
      Successful candidates can progress to employment in engineering or on to further education.

      Free study and financial support:
      Most full-time students do not have to pay for their course. We may also be able to help you with some of the extra costs associated with college, eg travel, childcare, equipment, books etc. In addition, if you have just left school, you may be eligible for an Educational Maintenance Allowance.

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