Production GMAW Welder

Close

Applying as a Canadian applicant

Domestic students should apply using a Conestoga College Program Application Form.

International students should refer to International student admissions. Please note: not all programs are open to international students. Before applying, confirm the program is open by visiting International student programs.

apply now: Canadian applicants
Close

Book a Campus tour

Campus tours are one of the best ways to experience Conestoga. You will explore a variety of classrooms, lab spaces and student services available to you. You will have the opportunity to ask questions about all of our programs and services.

Book your tour

Check out our Virtual tours

If you can't make an on-campus tour or attend one of our events, the virtual tour is a great ways to visit us.

View our Virtual tour

Please note:

To effectively participate in remote learning, students in this program must have reliable Internet access and meet these device requirements.

Program description

The objective of the Production GMAW Welding program is to provide the student with a combination of theory and hands-on training sufficient to prepare them to obtain employment and succeed as a production welder in a manufacturing environment. The program will be comprised of 4 courses totaling 195 hours of classroom and practical instruction. The focus of this vocational program will be welding skills development using the GMAW-SC and GMAW-SP processes on different thicknesses of carbon steel in a variety of positions. In addition to GMAW weld practical skills students will learn engineered drawings (including weld symbols), and GMAW weld theory. They will also prepare for and complete a CWB weld skills test in the flat position.

For more information, please contact our Student Recruitment staff at trades@conestogac.on.ca.

Program details

Code: 1337
Delivery: Full-time
Length: 12 weeks
Start: Varies
Campus: Brantford (Brantford Airport)
Credential: Certificate

Program contacts


Academic school

Trades & Apprenticeship

Which welding program is right for you?

Tuition & fees

You may be eligible for waiver of tuition and for financial assistance with childcare and transportation. Please contact the campus of your choice for more details.

Financial assistance

Financial assistance is not available for this program.

Awards & scholarships

Student Financial Services awarded more than 400 awards, scholarships and bursaries last year.

Search for awards.