Continuing Education

Welding

Welding Essential Skills

Cost: $89

This introductory course is suitable for beginners and those who want to improve their welding skills for employment. It is strongly recommended for agriculture students. It covers all widely used welding processes, with the most common electrodes and the safe operation of oxy-fuel cutting equipment. Fee includes supplies and gloves. Wear cotton or wool clothing, coveralls, safety boots, hearing protection, and safety glasses. If you do not bring safety protection, your access to the welding shop will be limited.

Chilliwack —Trades and Technology Centre

Jan 27 | 20048, 1 session, Sat, 8 am-2:30 pm
Registration for this course starts Dec 1

Phone 1-888-823-8734 to register
Welding - Oxy Fuel Cutting

Cost: $79
Prerequisite: Welding Essential Skills or previous experience

Receive thorough instruction on industrial and home hobby equipment, safe operation of equipment, and appropriate cutting tip selection. Use a selection of different cutting torches while learning to cut in flat, horizontal, and vertical positions on mild steel plate and structural shapes. Wear cotton or wool clothing, coveralls, safety boots, hearing protection, and safety glasses. Textbook: Learning module included in course cost and will be received on the first day

Chilliwack —Trades and Technology Centre

Feb 22 | 20119, 1 session, Thu, 5:30-9:30 pm
Registration for this course starts Dec 1

Phone 1-888-823-8734 to register
Gas Metal Arc (mig) Welding

Cost: $274
Prerequisite: Welding Essential Skills or previous experience

Receive thorough instruction on industrial and light duty power sources, safe use of the equipment, electrical characteristics, appropriate wire selection, and operation of the GMAW process. Use different combinations of welding wires and welding gases, while learning most types of flat, horizontal, and vertical welding on mild steel plate. Wear cotton or wool clothing, coveralls, safety boots, hearing protection, and safety glasses. Textbook: Learning module included in course cost and will be received on the first day of classes.

Chilliwack —Trades and Technology Centre

Mar 13-20 | 20211, 3 sessions, Tue, Thu, 5:30-10 pm
Registration for this course starts Dec 1

Phone 1-888-823-8734 to register
Welding - Metal Shop Tools

Cost: $79
Prerequisite: Welding Essential Skills or previous experience

Receive thorough instruction on industrial and home hobby power tools, the safe operation of cutting, grinding and drilling equipment. Use a number of common essential power tools on mild steel structural shapes and plate. This program is great for anyone looking to gain skills and knowledge with metal shop tools. Wear cotton or wool clothing, coveralls, safety boots, hearing protection, and safety glasses. Textbook: Learning module included in course cost and will be received on the first day of classes.

Chilliwack —Trades and Technology Centre

Nov 9 | 80207, 1 session, Thu, 5:30-9:30 pm

Feb 15 | 20205, 1 session, Thu, 5:30-9:30 pm
Registration for this course starts Dec 1

Phone 1-888-823-8734 to register
Shielded Metal Arc (stick) Welding

Cost: $184
Prerequisite: Welding Essential Skills or previous experience

Receive thorough instruction on industrial and light duty power sources, safe use of the equipment, electrical characteristics, appropriate electrode (rod or stick) selection, and operation of the SMAW process. Use a variety of common welding electrodes, while learning most types of flat, horizontal, and vertical welding on mild steel sheet and plate. Wear cotton or wool clothing, coveralls, safety boots, hearing protection, and safety glasses. Textbook: Learning module included in course cost and will be received on the first day of classes.

Chilliwack —Trades and Technology Centre

Nov 21 & 23 | 80208, 2 sessions, Tue, Thu, 5:30-9:30 pm

Mar 6 & 8 | 20122, 2 sessions, Tue, Thu, 5:30-9:30 pm
Registration for this course starts Dec 1

Phone 1-888-823-8734 to register
Flux Core Arc (fluxcore) Welding

Cost: $184
Prerequisite: Welding Essential Skills or previous experience

Receive thorough instruction on industrial and light duty power sources, safe use of the equipment, electrical characteristics, appropriate wire selection, and operation of the FCAW process. Use different combinations of welding wires and welding gases, while learning most types of flat, horizontal, and vertical welding on mild steel plate. Wear cotton or wool clothing, coveralls, safety boots, hearing protection, and safety glasses. Textbook: Learning module included in course cost and will be received on the first day of classes.

Chilliwack —Trades and Technology Centre

Dec 5 & 7 | 80209, 2 sessions, Tue, Thu, 5:30-10 pm

Apr 3 & 5 | 20212, 2 sessions, Tue, Thu, 5:30-10 pm
Registration for this course starts Dec 1

Phone 1-888-823-8734 to register
Gas Tungsten Arc (tig) Welding

Cost: $184
Prerequisite: Welding Essential Skills or previous experience

Receive thorough instruction on industrial and light duty power sources, safe use of the equipment, electrical characteristics, appropriate electrode and filler metal selection, and operation of the GTAW process. Use GTAW in a number of different welding applications, while learning flat, horizontal, and vertical welding on steel, stainless steel and aluminum. Wear cotton or wool clothing, coveralls, safety boots, hearing protection, and safety glasses. Textbook: Learning module included in course cost and will be received on the first day of classes.

Chilliwack —Trades and Technology Centre

Dec 9 & 16 | 80210, 2 sessions, Sat, 8 am-12:30 pm

Apr 14-21 | 20120, 2 sessions, Sat, 8 am-12:30 pm
Registration for this course starts Dec 1

Phone 1-888-823-8734 to register
Welding Open Shop Day

Cost: $114
Prerequisite: Must have Instructor approval

Use our welding shop to work on projects or expand on your skills under the supervision of an experienced welding instructor. Open to people with prior welding experience only. Wear cotton or wool clothing, coveralls, safety boots, hearing protection and safety glasses. If you don`t have protection, access of shop will be limited.

Chilliwack —Trades and Technology Centre

Jan 13 | 20209, 1 session, Sat, 9 am-2:30 pm
Feb 17 | 20210, 1 session, Sat, 9 am-2:30 pm
Registration for this course starts Dec 1

Phone 1-888-823-8734 to register
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