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
Electrical
Math/Blue Print Reading
Power Sources
Metallurgy
Welding Theory
SMAW Process
Weld Faults
Codes/Standards
GTAW & GMAW
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)