The in-school training at Canadore will prepare you to be successful in industry and develop leadership skills for supervision roles.
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. Students can work and earn an income while in class. Level one is common core with the welder apprenticeship.
Canadore’s Metal Fabricator apprenticeship provides the in-school training in accordance with the Ministry of Training Colleges and Universities.
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
- Quality control or NDT (non destructive testing inspector, CWB inspector, Instructor)
- CNC operator
What You Learn
- CNC shape cutting
- Oxy fuel cutting and plasma cutting
- Air cardon arc gouging
- SMAW, GMAW, FCAW/MCAW, TIG