This course is a modular based training process that enables the skills required to work in a steelwork fabrication facility. The training modules are designed to be learnt, practiced and then validated. This training can all take place within the workplace under the control of the employer, using the personnel and equipment that is already familiar to and used by the company.

The course material includes all the specific training modules which can be completed by the trainee with the assistance of workplace coaches, when the trainee is able to demonstrate they can complete the tasks repeatedly given in each module they can be signed as completed by the BCSA registered validator. On completion of each module a certificate will be issued. It is recommended that to ensure the trainee is given sufficient time to practice the skills required the CNC Operators Certificate will only be issued after a minimum of two years training.