Fabrication and Welding
Why choose us?
At St Helens College, you'll be based in our industry standard workshops, which reflect a real, working environment and contain all of the latest machinery and equipment to enable you to maximise your studies.
You will benefit
Our tutors have years of industry experience and excellent employer links, so you can be confident in knowing that you are learning from the best.
You will succeed
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.
With the skills and experience gained from these courses and the support from tutors, many of our students have successfully secured positions as sheet metal workers, fabricators and specialist welders within the UK and abroad.
You will stand out
Fabricators and welders are very proficient and highly skilled in their fields to enable them to understand the most complex of drawings and manipulate machinery to form and assemble components. Having these skills alone will set you apart from the crowd.
There is an estimated 450,000 people currently employed within the fabrication and welding industry, so the job prospects in this sector are very positive.