Welding 1 Practical WELD 9047

Our Welding 1 Practical course uses the CWBi Acorn framework to provide practical learning opportunities. This first-level practical welding course explores basic shielded metal arc welding (SMAW), basic gas metal arc welding (GMAW), welding health and safety, power sources and the use of hand and power tools. Learn the basic principles involved in SMAW and GMAW in the flat and horizontal positions.


Course Essentials:

You must have and wear your own CSA-approved safety footwear and protective eyewear while in shop areas. The online access to all CWBi Acorn content, quizzes and resources and the CWB virtual textbook that you received as part of WELD 9046 Welding 1 Theory (Distance Learning) can also be used for this course.


You must have completed our WELD 9046 Welding 1 Theory (Distance Learning) course. (An approved equivalent is also acceptable.)

Hours and Fees




(includes a non-refundable materials fee of $110)

Course Sections

Delivery Method: In-class

Contact Information


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Some courses require you to purchase a textbook. The cost of the textbook is not included in the course fee unless otherwise indicated. If there is a textbook assigned for this course, it will be listed on the bookstore website.