Thompson Rivers University
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Welder Foundation


Prepares learners for entry level positions as apprentice welders. Students engage in a variety of classroom and shop activities. In the classroom, they learn theoretical principals of welding. Shop sessions provide the hands-on opportunity to learn processes and master practical welding skills.


Work in sectors of the economy including manufacturing, construction, transportation, resource extraction, and resource development.

Admission Requirements

Limited admission

  • Grade 10 minimum, however, Grade 12 is strongly recommended.
  • Successful completion of Accuplacer Test.
  • If assessment is required, the student will be sent to the welding department.

Next Steps

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Specific questions about this program?
Phone: 250-828-5036

Specific questions about this program in Williams Lake?
Phone: 1-800-663-4936

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