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HNC IN FABRICATION & WELDING (DELIVERED IN PARTNERSHIP WITH TEESSIDE UNIVERSITY)

HNC IN FABRICATION & WELDING (DELIVERED IN PARTNERSHIP WITH TEESSIDE UNIVERSITY)
Start Date 
9 Sep 2019
End Date 
3 Jun 2021
Attendance 
Part Time
Target audience 

This course is aimed at people in employment or students progressing from a suitable Level 3 programme who may wish to enter a specialist area of employment or enhance their prospect of promotion.

Entry requirements 


  • An appropriate BTEC or Subsidiary Diploma qualification at level 3 or
    A-Level

  • Successful interview/mature candidate entry

  • Students must be at least 18 years old
Course content 

Year 1 Modules:


  • Fabrication Technology
  • Welding Technology
  • Materials and Metallurgy for Fabrication Engineers
  • Science
Year 2 Modules:

  • Offshore Engineering
  • Non-Destructive Testing
  • Quality Assurance and Management
  • Project
Marking, cutting, forming and assembly of fabricated
structures are covered in Fabrication Technology. Non-destructive testing is a
vital aspect of the industry and this module allows hands on experience of
dye-penetrant, magnetic particle and ultrasonic inspection along with
radiographic practices and interpretation.

Quality Assurance/Quality
Control are also fundamental to any modern engineering discipline and these
subjects form a third aspect of the programme.
Assessment criteria 

Assessment is via completion of three pieces of in-course assessment per
module, including:


  • Written Technical Reports
  • Laboratory Practical
  • Time-Constrained Assessment
  • End of Module Examination (3 hours duration)
Progression 

Hartlepool College can offer progression onto a HND in Fabrication & Welding programme following successful completion of the HNC.

Any student wishing to progress still further will be able to take advantage of full and part-time degree courses offered by Teesside University.

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Application & Enrolment

You are able to apply online for all courses, however to complete your course enrolment fully, you will need to have an interview and then be accepted onto a course. The only courses available to enrol online are Full Cost courses, if you wish to enrol on any other course please call into Student Services or call 01429 295000.

Full Cost course fees are inclusive of VAT.

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