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Move your welding career forward with The Welding Institute’s (TWI's) BS4872 welding qualification. The course comprises Parts 1 and 2 testing to enable candidates who already have knowledge of welding to be able to comply with industry standards. 0nce you successfully complete the course you will effectively receive the BS4872 welder qualification code, which proves you have reached the required standard.
You should already have some welding skills (or have completed the appropriate preparation course) and be ready to achieve the level needed to comply with industry standards.
The course requires you to produce a series of welds to BS4872 standard using your preferred procedure and material.
Each weld you produce will be visually inspected prior to the final assessment taking place.
Teaching and Learning Methods
The course consists of practical testing carried out in the College's welding workshop under the supervision of a TWI-accredited assessor.
Industry Placement and Field Trips
Other Costs and Equipment Needed
All the equipment and resources you need are provided by B&FC at no extra cost.
All staff involved in the delivery of any courses within the College are approved to teach and/or assess the subjects and modules they deliver. The approval process ensures that staff delivering and/or assessing a given programme are appropriately qualified, with relevant technical and industrial experience and professional practice.
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Terms and Conditions
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