OYAP Welding – Apprenticeship Registration ONLY


Course Description

Students interested in pursuing a career in this Industrial Sector trade will begin their career in the regional Accelerated Ontario Youth Apprenticeship Program. Students will enroll in this program in their final year of secondary school. Students will attend Durham College two days a week to work toward their Level One apprenticeship training, and will attend their cooperative education placement three days a week. Students will potentially earn three Dual Credits toward their high school diploma. Modules in Welding Level One training may include Applied Blueprint Reading, Welding and Metal Arc Practice. Students will be registered as an apprentice with the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities and with the Ontario College of Trades. This is a “Red Seal” trade. The “Red Seal” Certificate of Qualification means that the license is recognized in all Canadian provinces.

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Durham College, Whitby Campus

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