Skills Apprenticeship

Metal Fabricator Apprenticeship

Level Certificate

The in-school training at Canadore will prepare you to be successful in industry and develop leadership skills for supervision roles.

Overview

The program focuses primarily on welding, layout and fitting techniques used in the welding and fabrication industry. Earn while you learn. This is a day release program. Student can work and earn income while in class. 


Must be a signed apprentice with the Ontario College of Trades to be eligible to take this program. Go to http://www.collegeoftrades.ca/ or http://www.tcu.gov.on.ca/eng/employmentontario/training/ for more information.


Length of Study: 3 Levels
Level 1 Common Core is one day per week for 50 weeks for a total of 300 hours.
Level 2 Fitter is one day per week for 35 weeks for a total of 210 hours.
Level 3 Fitter is one day per week for 35 weeks for a total of 210 hours.

Notes: Upon completion, successful students are eligible to challenge the Ontario Certificate of Qualification.

Your Future Career

  • Welder/fitter or iron worker
  • Supervisor
  • Quality control

What You Learn

  • CNC shape cutting and break press
  • Oxy fuel cutting and plasma cutting
  • Air cardon arc gouging
  • SMAW, GMAW, FCAW/MCAW, TIG
  • Rigging, layout and fitting
  • Project management 
  • Quality control assurance 

You must be a signed apprentice with the Ontario College of Trades to be eligible.

Go to http://www.collegeoftrades.ca/ or https://www.ontario.ca/page/employment-ontario

Academic Upgrading

Semester 1

MFF 235 Blueprint Advanced - Level II
MFF 245 Fabrication I - Level II
MFF 255 Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (GTAW) Practical - Level II

Semester 2

MFF 257 Machine Operation Level II
MFF 259 Material and Process Quality II - Level II
MFF 265 Pattern and Template Development I - Level II
Certificate