BTEC Firsts Blacksmithing and Metalworking (2011)

Here you’ll find support for teaching and studying BTEC Firsts in Blacksmithing and Metalworking. Through a combination of practical experience and written assignments, these vocational qualifications provide level 2 learners with the knowledge, skills and understanding needed for a career in the sector.

Units offered include forge work, welding and sheet metal work, working with 3D design briefs, workshop practice and horse handling.

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BTEC Firsts in Blacksmithing and Metalworking specification
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Qualification type:
BTEC First
Qualification title:
Pearson BTEC Level 2 Certificate in Blacksmithing and Metalworking
Level:
Level 2
Accreditation status:
Accredited
Guided Learning Hours (GLH):
90
Qualification number (QN):
600/0208/6
Availability:
UK and international
First teaching:
2011
Review date: ? This is the date by which we must have decided to extend, withdraw or replace a qualification.
  • 30 September 2015
Last registration:
  • 30 September 2015
Final certification:
  • 30 September 2016

BTEC Firsts in Blacksmithing and Metalworking specification
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Qualification type:
BTEC First
Qualification title:
Pearson BTEC Level 2 Extended Certificate in Blacksmithing and Metalworking
Level:
Level 2
Accreditation status:
Accredited
Guided Learning Hours (GLH):
180
Total Qualification Time (TQT):
300
Qualification number (QN):
600/0213/X
Eligible for funding in England for:
Pre-16 (EFA funding), 16-18 (EFA funding)
Availability:
UK and international
First teaching:
2011
Review date: ? This is the date by which we must have decided to extend, withdraw or replace a qualification.
  • 31 December 2019
Last registration:
  • 31 December 2019
Final certification:
  • 31 December 2020

BTEC Firsts in Blacksmithing and Metalworking specification
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Qualification type:
BTEC First
Qualification title:
Pearson BTEC Level 2 Diploma in Blacksmithing and Metalworking
Level:
Level 2
Accreditation status:
Accredited
Guided Learning Hours (GLH):
360
Total Qualification Time (TQT):
600
Qualification number (QN):
600/0214/1
Eligible for funding in England for:
Pre-16 (EFA funding), 16-18 (EFA funding), 19-23 Level 2 and 3 entitlement (SFA funding), 19+ Local flexibility (SFA funding)
Availability:
UK and international
First teaching:
2011
Review date: ? This is the date by which we must have decided to extend, withdraw or replace a qualification.
  • 31 December 2019
Last registration:
  • 31 December 2019
Final certification:
  • 31 December 2020

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BTEC Firsts in Blacksmithing and Metalworking can help you take your first steps towards a career in blacksmithing, farriery or metal craft. You’ll learn essential skills such as forge work, welding, sheet metal work and workshop practice. 

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