Welding Techniques
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Classes Start February 1st

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  • Program Length:
  • One Year - Ontario College Certificate
  • Starts:
  • September and February

Program Vocational Learning Outcomes

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS
OSSD with the majority of courses at the College (C), University (U), University/College (M) or Open (O) level, plus:
  • Grade 11 Math (C) or (U)
Mature students - See Admission Procedures for details.

PROGRAM OVERVIEW
The goal of the Welding program is to provide graduates with comprehensive theoretical knowledge and extensive practical hands-on skills to find employment in small and large organizations.

PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS
  • Graduates will be proficient in Arc and MIG welding to be hired as entry level welders in a variety of industries and trades.
  • Graduates have the option to pay for and attempt the Canadian Welding Bureau (CWB) certifications. St. Clair College is a certified CWB training and testing centre.
  • Welding continues to be in demand locally, provincially and nationally. Companies regularly seek St. Clair College grads.
EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES
Graduates are prepared for positions such as welder, service technician, inspector or an apprentice in several trades such as welder, boiler maker, pipefitter, steamfitter and sheet metal worker.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
  • Program Physical Demands Analysis: T949

YOUR INVESTMENT
The standard tuition and compulsory fees for the current academic year:

2016-2017 Tuition Fees

For programs with Experiential Learning (Work Placement/Internship): Costs for accommodation, if needed, travel and related expenses is at the student's own expense. It is recommended for most programs, that students have access to a laptop or desktop computer while away from home during experiential learning periods.

Textbooks and other materials are in addition to Tuition Fees. Textbook prices may be found through the Bookstore website.

Please be aware that tuition and compulsory fees are subject to adjustment each year. The College reserves the right to change, amend or alter fees as necessary without notice or prejudice.

CERTIFICATE REQUIREMENTS


Code
Credit
Course Name
Semester 1
WLD134
5
Welding & Cutting I
WLD136
5
Shielded Metal Arc Welding
WLD144
5
Gas Metal Arc Welding
WLD137
2
Welding Math
WLD145
2
Welding Drafting
Code
Credit
Course Name
Semester 2
WLD201
5
Welding Layout & Fabrication
WLD203
3
Welding Quality Control
WLD211
5
Welding Applications
WLD236
5
Shielded Metal Arc Welding II
WLD204
3
Ready To Work As a Welder