Technical skills training

Our Technology Training Centre in Aston, Birmingham is a new state-of-the-art facility, designed to be the perfect environment to learn how to safely use the machinery and equipment commonly found in manufacturing and engineering environments.

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All our courses can be delivered at your site, using your own equipment and working methods, at a time to suit; including evenings, night shifts and weekends.

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BS4872 MMA Compliant Welding

Duration
3 days
Members
£800 +VAT
Non Members
£940 +VAT

This course has been designed to meet the practical skills approved by the British Standards Institute and is ideal for anyone who has already achieved the relevant practical skills or appropriate experience to undertake MMA welding tasks competently and safely to the BS 4872 standard.

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Dates & Locations

4-6 June 2018 EEF Technology Training Centre - Aston
Aston, Birmingham
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9 - 11 July 2018 EEF Technology Training Centre - Aston
Aston, Birmingham
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20-22 August 2018 EEF Technology Training Centre - Aston
Aston, Birmingham
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9-11 October 2018 EEF Technology Training Centre - Aston
Aston, Birmingham
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Practical industrial electrical course for engineers

Duration
10 days
Members
£1417 +VAT
Non Members
£1668 +VAT

The days of one man one job in industry are now long gone and there is a strong need to have maintenance engineers that are capable of many diverse skills. As there is a heavy reliance of electrically powered machinery and systems it is essential that maintenance engineers and technicians have a good, basic understanding of electrical theory and regulations as well as the practical skill essential to carry out electrical work safely in a work environment. This ten-day course adopts a practical approach to enable delegates to gain a working knowledge the of electrical control systems and focusses on developing the electrical skills and knowledge needed by those who have been employed in a mainly mechanical environment.

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Dates & Locations

04-15 June 2018 EEF Technology Training Centre - Aston
Aston, Birmingham
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16-27 July 2018 EEF Technology Training Centre - Aston
Aston, Birmingham
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20-31 August 2018 EEF Technology Training Centre - Aston
Aston, Birmingham
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15-26 October 2018 EEF Technology Training Centre - Aston
Aston, Birmingham
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5 - 16 November 2018 EEF Technology Training Centre - Aston
Aston, Birmingham
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Brazing

Duration
1 day
Members
£275 +VAT
Non Members
£320 +VAT

This one day course seeks to give delegates the necessary training to ensure that they can operate safely and effectively in this particular technique.

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Dates & Locations

07 June 2018 EEF Technology Training Centre - Aston
Aston, Birmingham
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13 June 2018 EEF Technology Training Centre - Aston
Aston, Birmingham
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25 July 2018 EEF Technology Training Centre - Aston
Aston, Birmingham
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Brazing using TIG and MIG

Duration
1 day
Members
£275 +VAT
Non Members
£320 +VAT

This one day course seeks to give delegates the necessary training to ensure that they can operate safely and effectively in this particular technique.

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Dates & Locations

There are no upcoming dates for this course. If you would like to be informed when the next dates are added or are interested in having this course run at one of your offices or sites, please get in touch.

BS4872 MIG Compliant Welding

Duration
3 days
Members
£800 +VAT
Non Members
£940 +VAT

This three-day practical, hands-on welding course is designed to give delegates the skills and knowledge they need to produce welded joints using MIG welding equipment. Through short classroom sessions and practical training in welding techniques, delegates will be able to safely set up MIG welding equipment and to produce welds. This course is suitable for maintenance engineers, engineers, and those who wish to use MIG welding equipment.

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Dates & Locations

29-31 May 2018 EEF Technology Training Centre - Aston
Aston, Birmingham
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2-4 July 2018 EEF Technology Training Centre - Aston
Aston, Birmingham
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11-13 September 2018 EEF Technology Training Centre - Aston
Aston, Birmingham
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19-21 November 2018 EEF Technology Training Centre - Aston
Aston, Birmingham
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BS4872 MMA Compliant Welding

Duration
3 days
Members
£800 +VAT
Non Members
£940 +VAT

This course has been designed to meet the practical skills approved by the British Standards Institute and is ideal for anyone who has already achieved the relevant practical skills or appropriate experience to undertake MMA welding tasks competently and safely to the BS 4872 standard.

Course details

Dates & Locations

4-6 June 2018 EEF Technology Training Centre - Aston
Aston, Birmingham
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9 - 11 July 2018 EEF Technology Training Centre - Aston
Aston, Birmingham
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20-22 August 2018 EEF Technology Training Centre - Aston
Aston, Birmingham
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9-11 October 2018 EEF Technology Training Centre - Aston
Aston, Birmingham
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City and Guilds Level 1 MIG Compliant Welding

Duration
5 days
Members
£960 +VAT
Non Members
£1100 +VAT

This course is designed to enable candidates to demonstrate welding skills typically found in industry and associated underpinning knowledge to a level that will enable them to complete welded joints in simple welding positions.

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Dates & Locations

22-26 October 2018 EEF Technology Training Centre - Aston
Aston, Birmingham
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5 - 9 November 2018 EEF Technology Training Centre - Aston
Aston, Birmingham
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City and Guilds Level 1 MMA Compliant Welding

Duration
5 days
Members
£960 +VAT
Non Members
£1100 +VAT

This course is designed to enable candidates to demonstrate welding skills typically found in industry and associated underpinning knowledge to a level that will enable them to complete welded joints in simple welding positions.

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Dates & Locations

18-22 June 2018 EEF Technology Training Centre - Aston
Aston, Birmingham
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22 - 26 October 2018 EEF Technology Training Centre - Aston
Aston, Birmingham
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City and Guilds level 1 TIG compliant welding

Duration
5 days
Members
£960 +VAT
Non Members
£1100 +VAT

This course is aimed at delegates who are looking at developing their specialised skills and knowledge in order to produce welding joints using Tungsten Inert Gas (TIG) Welding. The course satisfies the requirements of City and Guilds Level 1.

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Dates & Locations

3 - 7 September 2018 EEF Technology Hub
Birmingham
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26 - 30 November 2018 EEF Technology Hub
Birmingham
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Gas cutting (oxy/acetylene)

Duration
1 day
Members
£270 +VAT
Non Members
£320 +VAT

There are many different skills and techniques within the scope of hot working of metals, particularly in the field of cutting. One of the most well-known of these skills and techniques is through the use of Oxy/Acetylene cutters and burners. This one day course seeks to give delegates the necessary training to ensure that they can operate safely and effectively in this particular technique.

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Dates & Locations

11 June 2018 EEF Technology Training Centre - Aston
Aston, Birmingham
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23 July 2018 EEF Technology Training Centre - Aston
Aston, Birmingham
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15 August 2018 EEF Technology Training Centre - Aston
Aston, Birmingham
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14 September 2018 EEF Technology Training Centre - Aston
Aston, Birmingham
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Gas safety

Duration
1 day
Members
£275 +VAT
Non Members
£320 +VAT

The use of inflammable and toxic gases combined with oxygen have long been an integral and commonplace part of welding and cutting techniques in industry. It is so widely used that sometimes people forget about the dangers which results in many people seriously injured or killed each year by the incorrect or careless use of oxy/fuel gas equipment.

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Dates & Locations

12 June 2018 EEF Technology Training Centre - Aston
Aston, Birmingham
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25 June 2018 EEF Technology Training Centre - Aston
Aston, Birmingham
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24 July 2018 EEF Technology Training Centre - Aston
Aston, Birmingham
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13 August 2018 EEF Technology Training Centre - Aston
Aston, Birmingham
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Introduction to pipe fitting

Duration
4 days
Members
£778 +VAT
Non Members
£865 +VAT

This course is aimed at employees with no prior Pipe Fitting experience and will deliver an in depth understanding of pipe systems and operations as well as basic fabrication, installation and maintenance activities.

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Dates & Locations

30 July-03 August 2018 EEF Technology Hub
Birmingham
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