Welding and Fabrication

Welding and Fabrication at Newcastle College

All of our welding and fabrication courses are delivered at the Newcastle College Energy Academy, based on the North bank of the river Tyne in Wallsend.

Facilities include welding bays, fabrication equipment, MMA, MIG and TIG welding, plasma cutting and engineering workshops. 

The UK has a long and proud tradition within the Welding and Fabrication industry. Welding and Fabrication courses at Newcastle College have a strong emphasis on practical and vocational projects. Welding and Fabrication courses at Newcastle College will help develop practical skills that are currently in demand throughout the fabrication and construction industries. You’ll learn from course tutors that have extensive industry experience meaning you benefit from their expertise. 

The courses we offer will provide the practical and theoretical skills associated with fabrication and welding.

You will learn about many subjects including basic bench fitting/hand tool skills, workshop safety, measuring and marking out, engineering drawing, different welding techniques including MIG, TIG and MMA, flame cutting, forming and rolling steel plate and sheet metal work.