Braziers operate various equipment and machinery such as torches, soldering irons, fluxes and welding machines in order to join two metal pieces together, by heating, melting and forming a metal filler inbetween them, often brass or copper. Brazing can join metals such as aluminum, silver, copper, gold, and nickel. Brazing is a similar process to soldering but requires higher temperatures.  

Alternative label

  • copper smith

  • combination welder

  • brazer production operator

  • hand brazer assembler

  • hand brazer

  • machine operative brazer

  • brazer technician

  • brazer production operative

  • hand brazer operative

  • conversion brazer

Regulatory aspect

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Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences

Optional Knowledge



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