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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Our courses

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

15 March 2018 EEF Technology Training Centre - Aston
Aston, Birmingham
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16 May 2018 EEF Technology Training Centre - Aston
Aston, Birmingham
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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

03 May 2018 EEF Technology Training Centre - Aston
Aston, Birmingham
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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

22-24 January 2018 EEF Technology Training Centre - Aston
Aston, Birmingham
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12-14 March 2018 EEF Technology Training Centre - Aston
Aston, Birmingham
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3-5 April 2018 EEF Technology Training Centre - Aston
Aston, Birmingham
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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.

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Dates & Locations

26-28 February 2018 EEF Technology Training Centre - Aston
Aston, Birmingham
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30 May - 1 June 2018 EEF Technology Training Centre - Aston
Aston, Birmingham
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4-6 June 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

25-29 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 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

15-19 January 2018 EEF Technology Training Centre - Aston
Aston, Birmingham
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26-30 March 2018 EEF Technology Training Centre - Aston
Aston, Birmingham
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18-22 June 2018 EEF Technology Training Centre - Aston
Aston, 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

25 January 2018 EEF Technology Training Centre - Aston
Aston, Birmingham
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14 May 2018 EEF Technology Training Centre - Aston
Aston, Birmingham
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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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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

1 March 2018 EEF Technology Training Centre - Aston
Aston, Birmingham
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15 May 2018 EEF Technology Training Centre - Aston
Aston, Birmingham
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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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23 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

04-07 June 2019 EEF Technology Hub
Birmingham
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30 July-03 August 2018 EEF Technology Hub
Birmingham
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Introduction to TIG welding

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

This three-day practical welding course will give course delegates the skills and knowledge they need to produce welded joints using TIG welding equipment.
Through short classroom-based sessions and hands-on training in welding techniques, attendees will learn how to safely set up TIG welding equipment and to produce welds.
This course is suitable for maintenance engineers, engineers, and those who wish to use TIG welding equipment.
The course content can be used to support NVQ programmes.

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Dates & Locations

04 - 06 September 2018 EEF Technology Training Centre - Aston
Aston, Birmingham
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