Applications to study Welding: Welder (Occupation Code : 651202)
Step 1 : Admission requirements
General Education and Training Certificate
A General Education and Training Certificate (GETC) or a Grade 9 certificate issued by a school OR an Adult Education and Training (ABET) NQF Level 1 certificate OR a recognised equivalent qualification obtained at NQF Level 1 are required to enter this learning pathway
Step 2 : Learnerships
Learnership – Welding Practice (Steel Weld) Level 2
A candidate needs to have an employer in order to enter into a learnership.
Step 3 : Learnerships
Learnership – Welding Pratice (All Positions: Mechanical Engineering) NQF Level 03
Step 4 : Learnerships
Learnership – Welding Application and Practice (All metals in all positions: Mechanical Welder) NQF Level 04
Step 5 : Final assessment
The trade test is a national assessment that is conducted by a trade test centre that is accredited by the National Artisan Moderation Body (NAMB). You are only a qualified artisan after passing the trade test.