Basic Welding Diploma

The Basic Welding Diploma Program is designed to prepare students to enter the workforce with the skills needed to be a productive and successful welder. The program combines classroom theory, practical shop training, and a variety of work experience and education activities.

Program Duration: 42 Weeks

Program Cost: $10,950 (fees include testing for eight positions)  

Program Subjects

Health & Safety
Oxyacetylene Electrodes
First Aid/CPR
Cutting Equipment
Types of Joints
WHMIS Regulations
Types of Welds
Math/Blue Print Reading
Power Sources
Welding Theory
SMAW Process
Weld Faults
Arc Air Equipment  

Entrance Requirements

Nova Scotia High School Completion or the Equivalent, or Mature Student (21 years old and 1 year away from school)