City & Guilds Level 1 Certificate in Engineering

Colchester Institute in conjunction with Job Centre Plus and local engineering companies are offering this FREE* SWAP course to gain the necessary skills, knowledge and confidence to start a career in engineering.

There is a guaranteed job interview with an industry employer.

As part of this course, you will also gain City & Guilds L1 Award in MIG Welding.

Please contact your Work Coach for further information or alternatively contact:

Tel: 01206 712825

Course Content

Programme dates: 17/04/2023 – 26/05/2023, 9am – 5.00pm

Sign up day at the Braintree Jobcentre Plus on Wednesday 29th March from 10.00am until 3.00pm at the The Old Post Office, Fairfield Road, Braintree CM7 3HA.

*Eligibility criteria applies

An example of what you could learn:

  • Carrying out basic MIG Welding techniques
  • Carrying out basic bench fitting techniques
  • Carrying out basic turning techniques
City & Guilds Level 1 Certificate in Engineering
LevelLevel 1
Duration6 weeks
Study ModePart-Time
Campus / Adult Skills CentreBraintree Campus
Start DatePlease contact us for the next available start
PriceFree (*Eligibility criteria applies)
Course Booking Line: 01206 712825


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