CRAFT Structural Steelwork Fabricator Welder


This modular based training course is for trainee fabricator welders.  On successful completion of this training and validation a BCSA CRAFT Certificate as a fabricator welder will be awarded.  This will demonstrate their competence to work within the constructional steelwork industry.

Key Skills to be Attained

  • Able to work safely and minimise risk in steelwork activities
  • Identify hazards and address any appropriate solutions
  • Fabricate structural steelwork to company specific method statements

The Modules for this course are:

FWA – Health and Safety
FWB – Weld Fume Hazards
FW1 – Reading Drawings and Material Sizes
FW2 – Marking out for Fabrication
FW3 – Shearing, Cropping and Sawing
FW4 – Oxy Flame Cutting
FW5 – Hand Held Grinding and Cutting
FW6 – Arc Welding
FW7 – Assembling Structural Steelwork
FW8 – Metal Active Gas (MAG) Welding
FW10 – Drilling
FW19 – Welding Practice and Control

Further details can be found in the Training Guide