Earn your Metal Fabricator and Welder Level 1 technical training through four micro-credentials, to formally recognize your academic achievement of industry required competencies. Course content develops your essential workplace skills and provides you with the opportunity to earn certificates in Occupational First Aid Level 1, WHMIS and Forklift Operation.
This training is free for qualified applicants. Funding eligibility is reviewed as part of the application process.
Application fee for this program has been covered by grant funding. To start your application, click apply now and follow EducationPlannerBC's instructions. When you reach the review and submit screen, click the “I have an approved application fee waiver” radio button and add NIC2021MC in the Waiver Code box to have the application fee waived.
The program webpages contain extensive information about curriculum, admission, highlights, costs and schedule. Please email your question here if you cannot find what you are looking for on the program page. Be sure to note your program of interest in the subject line. Alternatively, you can make an appointment to meet with an advisor through the online booking system.
This micro-credential offers the unique opportunity to earn academic credentials within the skilled trades. You will gain hands-on experience with metal working tools and equipment while earning both Metal Fabrication ITA level one technical training credit and ITA level 1 Welder technical training credit.
Chris Udy, director, trades and technical programs