Our Welding Fundamentals Program is based on the CWB Group's CWBi Acorn national welding program and helps you get the fundamental skills, shop practices and knowledge you need to be able to weld safely and effectively. Learn basic shielded metal arc welding (SMAW), gas metal arc welding (GMAW) and oxy-fuel welding.
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This welding program is delivered in a blended format that combines classroom, online and shop environments.
Career options typically include working with SMAW, GMAW and oxy-fuel welding on carbon steel in entry-level structural welder positions.
Once you have completed all the requirements of this program, you can request to receive a certificate of completion. Program graduates can register for flat, horizontal, vertical and/or overhead position welding testing held on-site at George Brown College's CWB accredited test centre. Exams are overseen by the CWB Group, and the CWB Group will issue the appropriate welding ticket/licence if an exam is passed.
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Module 2: Core Courses (One or Two)
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Module 3: Core Courses (One or Two)
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Attend a Construction and Trades information session, or contact the Continuing Education Technology & Trades department at 416-415-5000, ext. 4861, at firstname.lastname@example.org or by visiting their office at Casa Loma Campus, 160 Kendal Ave., Building C (CLC), Room C426.
Disclaimer: Welding certifications/qualifications are awarded by the CWB Group. The information provided here does not represent the extent of the requirements for welding certifications/qualifications. The requirements are set by the CWB Group, not George Brown College, so you must follow the process listed on the CWB Group website and meet the requirements applicable to you to achieve welding certifications/qualifications. CWB Group policies are subject to change without notice, and George Brown College is not responsible for any information errors or inaccuracies that result from a change in CWB Group policy.