Welder Application

The Welder Foundation program is offered at UFV Trades & Technology Centre in Chilliwack and allows students to maximize opportunities for future career development as a welder while still in high school.

  • Duration: Daytime, September – May of Grade 12
  • Prior to Program: Successful completion of
    • all required Grade 10 & Grade 11 courses
    • English Language Arts 12
    • CLC 12 will be completed during the program
  • Transportation: Daily bus from Abbotsford Senior Secondary
  • Equipment & Textbook costs: Approximately $700
  • Work Experience: 240 hours in trade OR Youth Work in Trades (480 hours)
  • Certification Received: Welding C/ Level 1-2 Ticket Skilled Trades BC Final Exam
  • Learn more: Welders  – National Occupation Code (NOC) 7237