About this Program

Credential Awarded:Ontario College Certificate
Campus:Welland Campus
Length:1 Year
Code:0756

Program Highlights

  • Niagara College has a state-of-the-art well-equipped, full-size weld shop and fabrication lab; as well as being an accredited CWB and TSSA test centre facility
  • Program emphasizes hands-on learning
  • Students follow metal fabrication projects from engineering drawings through cutting and forming stages to welding processes
  • Industry-standard inspection procedures are in use

Career Opportunities

  • Welder and welder fitter trainee
  • Construction welder
  • Manufacturing welder
  • Shipbuilding welder
  • Welder fitter
  • Welder fabricator-fitter
You are well-suited to this program if you:
  • Enjoy an active, hands-on approach to learning
  • Enjoy working independently and as part of a team
  • Have basic knowledge of math and science fundamentals
  • Have strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Committed to maintaining a safe work environment

Admissions and Availability

Ontario College Certificate
#0756 - 1 Year Welland
Starting In Availability
September 2017Closed
January 2018Open
May 2018Not Available
September 2018Open
January 2019Open
May 2019Not Available

Future Study Options

We are proud to provide a range of future study options for NC students. More details on specific opportunities and partnerships can be found at niagaracollege.ca/transfercredit.