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There’s no better time to join the skilled trades – jobs are in demand and our Structural & Pressure Vessel Welder Diploma program provides the training to kick start a rewarding career that will put you in the driver’s seat to your future.


Program Details

NATS Welding diploma gives students a thorough hands-on and theoretical education in the welding field. The program was developed in conjunction with the CWBi ACORN training program to train employees who are job-ready for the current and future needs of the welding and joining industry.

What Does the Structural & Pressure Vessel Welding Diploma Cover?

Our state-of-the-industry campuses provide students with the opportunity to gain critical welding experience using modern equipment in welding processes including: Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW or ‘MIG’), Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (GTAW or ‘TIG’), Flux Cored Arc Welding (FCAW) and Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW or ‘Stick’).

The Welding diploma not only equips you with practical skills in these techniques but also offers support in obtaining Canadian Welding Bureau (CWB), enhancing your qualifications for a wide range of welding careers.

Career Options

NATS Structural & Pressure Vessel Welding students gain exclusive access to our comprehensive job placement assistance services. Our dedicated team offers expert support, guiding you in crafting strategic resumes and cover letters, honing interview skills, and implementing effective job search strategies. Our goal is to empower you with the tools and knowledge to secure a job in the skilled trades. Your success is our priority at North American Trades School.

What career opportunities are available to graduates of the Welding diploma:

  • Welder
  • Welder Fitter Trainee
  • Apprentice Welder
  • Apprentice Boilermaker
  • Apprentice Construction Millwright
  • Apprentice Ironworker
  • Apprentice Pipefitter


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