Basic Welding

These 8 classes cover the basics of oxy-acetylene and shielded metal arc welding with the related theory and practical lab instruction necessary to do welding of common type joints on mild steel encountered in manufacturing, construction, and repairs. Practical development of good welding habits, care of equipment, fusion welding of mild steel in both oxy-acetylene and shielded arc welding, brazing and torch cutting.

Important: **MUST bring to class: Steel-toed boots, COTTON OR NATURAL FIBRE COVERALLS, safety glasses, welding gloves and a 12LC vise grip
(welding helmet optional)

For a women only class please see 'WELDING FOR WOMEN'

Course Details: 

GST, where applicable, is included in the fee.
No classes held on statutory holidays.
Please register early as seating is limited.

Registration Deadline
Five business days prior to the start of class. If the registration deadline has passed, please call us at 403-320-3288 to see if there is still space available.

Call our Registrar’s Office at 403-320-3323 and let us know. You may be able to attend another scheduled session or if you need to cancel completely, be sure to do so four business days prior to the course start date to qualify for a full refund. No refunds are provided if we are notified after this point.

Classes Available

Day(s): Thursdays
Time: 6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Start Date: September 7, 2017
End Date: October 26, 2017
Fees: $472.50
Location: Main Campus
Course ID: T92-017-C01


Day(s): Wednesdays
Time: 7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Start Date: October 25, 2017
End Date: December 20, 2017
Fees: $472.50
Location: VULCAN (Vulcan School Welding Shop)
Course ID: T92-017-C02