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 environment.

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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

11-13 December 2018 EEF Technology Training Centre - Aston
Aston, Birmingham
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16-18 July 2019 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

4-15 February 2019 EEF Technology Training Centre - Aston
Aston, Birmingham
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11-22 March 2019 EEF Technology Training Centre - Aston
Aston, Birmingham
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13-24 May 2019 EEF Technology Training Centre - Aston
Aston, Birmingham
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10-21 June 2019 EEF Technology Training Centre - Aston
Aston, Birmingham
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15-26 July 2019 EEF Technology Training Centre - Aston
Aston, Birmingham
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9-20 September 2019 EEF Technology Training Centre - Aston
Aston, Birmingham
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21 October-1 November 2019 EEF Technology Training Centre - Aston
Aston, Birmingham
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18-29 November 2019 EEF Technology Training Centre - Aston
Aston, Birmingham
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Introduction to 3D computer aided design (CAD)

Duration
3 days
Members
£430 +VAT
Non Members
£500 +VAT

This Introduction to CAD course provides beginners with a comprehensive introduction to the CAD software, giving delegates all of the skills needed to produce high quality 2D drawings.

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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.

Measuring skills

Duration
1 day
Members
£169 +VAT
Non Members
£188 +VAT

This one-day introductory measuring skills course is aimed at new people entering the engineering industry, who require a practical approach to measurement skills and techniques. Upon successful completion of the course. This course is suitable for any person needing to measure manufactured components.

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Dates & Locations

22 November 2018 EEF Technology Training Centre - Aston
Aston, Birmingham
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21 May 2019 EEF Technology Training Centre - Aston
Aston, Birmingham
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Reading engineering drawings

Duration
1 day
Members
£170 +VAT
Non Members
£200 +VAT

This is a one-day introductory reading engineering drawings course is aimed at those who are required to read, understand and interpret engineering drawings as part of their manufacturing role. By learning how to read engineering drawings and interpret them, delegates will be better able to understand the specific requirements of a project and feed these back to the organisation.

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Dates & Locations

9 January 2019 EEF Technology Training Centre - Aston
Aston, Birmingham
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22 May 2019 EEF Technology Training Centre - Aston
Aston, Birmingham
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2 July 2019 EEF Technology Training Centre - Aston
Aston, Birmingham
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