Fabrication & Welding 

Level 2 Fabrication & Welding
Intermediate Apprenticeship

Level 3 Fabrication & Welding
Advanced Apprenticeship

Level 4 Higher Apprenticeship
in Engineering

Why choose a Fabrication & Welding Apprenticeship with us?

The Improving Operational Performance framework incorporates Performing Engineering Operations Level 2, which equips apprentices with the basic skills and knowledge to carry out a range of engineering processes at semi-skilled and operator level. The pathway ensures that business processes are planned and executed as efficiently as possible, identifying and, minimising waste whilst ensuring the highest quality.

The Fabrication and Welding pathway covers the following units:

QPEO2/001: Working Safely in an Engineering Environment

QPEO2/002: Working Efficiently and Effectively in Engineering

QPEO2/003: Using and Communicating Technical Information


QPEO2/023: Producing Platework Components and Assemblies

QPEO2/024: Cutting and Shaping Materials using Thermal Cutting Equipment

QPEO2/029: Preparing and Using Manual MIG, MAG and Other Continuous Wire Welding Equipment


QPEO2/022: Producing Sheet Metal Components and Assemblies

QPEO2/027: Preparing and Using Manual Metal Arc Welding Equipment

QPEO2/028: Preparing and Using Manual TIG or Plasma-arc Welding Equipment