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Course List


Fabrication, Welding, Mechanical Engineering and Maintenance Training Courses

The CEATA Training Academy offers an extensive range of engineering courses. Each course is created to promote vocational skills that will support your career and help you to achieve your goals.

Please see below for more information about the courses available at the academy.

If you need help deciding which course is best for your current ability or want more information on course data and availability, please contact Karen Hodgson on 0115 986 6321 or email ceata@canalengineering.co.uk.

See a calendar of scheduled courses

Additional Services and Benefits

COURSE NAME DURATION
Year round start points View Course Info
Small Groups View Course Info
Industry Standard Workshops View Course Info
Apprentice Recruitment View Course Info
Apprentice Mentor Training View Course Info

All Courses

COURSE NAME DURATION
Diploma in Engineering Technology Level 2 25 weeks, 2 days per week View Course Info

Apprenticeships

COURSE NAME DURATION
Level 3 Engineering Technician Apprenticeship – Machinist (48 months) 36 – 48 Months (1 day/week) - Dates Available View Course Info
Intermediate Apprenticeship Welding (15 months) View Course Info
Intermediate Apprenticeship Fabrication and Welding (15 months) 15 Months (1 day/week) View Course Info
Advanced Apprenticeship – Fabrication and Welding (18 months) 20 Months (1 day/week) View Course Info

For Unemployed People

COURSE NAME DURATION
Maintenance Fitter leading to NVQ Level 1 Performing Engineering Operations (3 weeks) View Course Info
Fabrication and Welding leading to NVQ Level 2 Performing Manufacturing Operations (6 weeks, 4 days per week) View Course Info
Diploma in Engineering Technology Level 2 25 weeks, 2 days per week View Course Info

NVQ’s (Practical Assessment/Competence)

COURSE NAME DURATION
Traineeship – Engineering (10 weeks) View Course Info
NVQ Level 2/3 – Welding (up to 6 months) View Course Info
NVQ Level 2 – Installing Architectural Metalwork, required for CSCS Site Worker Card (up to 6 months) View Course Info
NVQ Level 2 – Performing Manufacturing Operations (up to 6 months) 214 Hours View Course Info
NVQ Level 2 – Performing Engineering Operations (up to 6 months) 240 Hours View Course Info
NVQ Level 1 – Maintenance Fitter (up to 6 months) View Course Info

Specialist Engineering Training Courses

COURSE NAME DURATION
Understanding Weld Symbols (half day) View Course Info
Slinging and Lifting (half day) View Course Info
Refresher Welder Training, MMA/MIG/TIG (2 days) View Course Info
Introductory Welder Training, MMA/MIG/TIG (2 days) View Course Info
Introductory Maintenance Fitting (2 days) View Course Info
Introduction to CAD (1 day) View Course Info
Coded Welding (2 – 4 days depending on experience) View Course Info
Bespoke Engineering Training for Business View Course Info
Abrasive Wheels using hand held and portable grinders (half day) View Course Info

Call us Today

To discuss a training course, arrange a visit to the Academy and receive expert advice, please contact the CEATA Training Manager; you’ll be glad you did!

Call: 0115 986 6321 or Email Us

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