College of the North Atlantic

Welder/Metal Fabricator (Fitter)

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Program Information

School:College of the North Atlantic
Field of Study:Welding Technology/Welder
Description:This red seal program contains components of the Welder, Metal Fabricator and Non-Destructive Testing Technician programs. At the end of the two years you will have two entry level certificates. Some of the duties include: Develop patterns or follow directions in given layouts, blueprints and work orders, Clean and check for defects and shape component parts, Examine blueprints and work orders, Perform weld of various metals using different processes in accordance to codes and standards, Layout, cut and fabricate structural steel, Study engineering drawings and blueprints, Plan the sequence of tasks required to efficiently cut metal, Rig, hoist and move materials, Tack weld, bolt and rivet components, Install fabricated components in the final product, Assemble and fit metal sections and plates to form complete units or sub units, Employ accurate testing inspection methods on materials and equipment, and Test using magnetic particle inspection, liquid penetrant inspection
URL:Welder/Metal Fabricator (Fitter) at College of the North Atlantic
Length:65 Week(s)

Admission Requirements

Prerequisites:*These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.
    This program requires a High School Graduation Certificate, or a Grade XI Certificate, or a Comprehensive Arts and Science Certificate.

    * We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

    Modified on August 07, 2020