About this Program

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

Program Highlights

  • Niagara College has a state-of-the-art well-equipped, full-size weld shop and fabrication lab, and is also an accredited CWB and TSSA Test Centre Facility.
  • Students follow metal fabrication projects from engineering drawings through cutting and forming stages, to welding processes.
  • The program emphasizes hands-on learning and 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

Being interested in welding to begin with, and after taking a tour of the shop, I was hooked. Over the year seeing the equipment and skills being taught was just amazing. It’s astonishing how much knowledge can be gained from the instructors here in just one short year.

Corbin Thwaites, Welding Techniques student

Admissions and Availability

Ontario College Certificate
#0756 - 1 Year Welland
Starting In Availability
September 2016Closed
January 2017Closed
May 2017Not Available
September 2017Open
January 2018Open
May 2018Not 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.