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The welding courses on this page have been attended by forum members (see the College Welding Courses thread on the forum). To find out what they thought of the courses type the college name into the forum search. See also experiences of Attending a college welding course.
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South West England
City College, Plymouth Various part time courses. Search welding in their course search.
Bridgewater College Various part time welding courses - see their course search
Royal Agricultural College (the Rural Skills Centre) Welding courses available via group bookings.
Kingston Maurward College Offer a practical welding course in MIG, MMA and gas.
Poole College G&G courses in welding.
West Sussex - Chichester College A range of welding courses including OCN MIG level 1 & 2, TIG and MMA. The courses start in September, January and April and last for 10 weeks. 2010 price is £402.
Exeter College Various full and part time welding courses.
London & South East England
Waltham Forest College (North East London) Basic welding courses
College of Northwest London A number of introductory welding courses. Try their course search
Farnborough College of Technology Various part time welding courses aimed at a range of levels. See their course search
Brooklands College A variety of welding courses including basic training.
Canterbury College Various welding and fabrication courses. Use their course search.
East of England
South Essex College Level 2 and 3 welding courses: http://www.southessex.ac.uk/courses/courses.aspx?v=free&title=weld
Great Yarmouth College Various full and part time welding courses
West Nottinghamshire College Used to run a welding course - might be worth a phone call.
Northampton College Various part time welding courses
North Warwickshire and Hinckley College Evening course in car bodywork and paint.
Brooksby Melton College - Melton Mowbray Evening classes in basic welding run only once or twice a year, 10 week course, 3hrs one evening a week.
Yorkshire & Humber
North West England
West Cheshire college Part time courses in welding. Type welding in their course search.
Telford College of Arts and Technology A choice of part time courses
Preston College A choice of welding and car panel repair courses, part or full time.
Myerscough College Several welding and welding related courses
North East England
Gateshead College City & Guilds 3267 Welding level 1/2 Runs on a Mon. or Wed. evening at one of the college's skills academies on Team Valley trading estate (postcode: NE11 0SU; tel. 0191 490 2430). See www.gateshead.ac.uk/document.asp?id=303
Middlesbrough College Evening classes in welding
Merthyr College A very comprehensive course which lasts 12 months level 1, second year for level 2 and so on. You can choose 3 of the 4 (Mig, Tig, Arc and gas) They also show you how cut with gas and plasma but its not part of the course.
Edinburgh College - Midlothian Campus NC in Fabrication and Welding Engineering. Full time and part time courses.